"De Canarische Eilanden", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Atlantic Ocean, Canary Islands
Period: 1705 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10.5 x 7.3 inches
26.7 x 18.5 cm
This beautiful small map depicts the Canary Islands off the coast of Cape Bojador in West Africa. The island of Madeira is included in a small inset map at the top. The map is graced with an elaborate, fruit-laden cartouche.