"Kaart van de Eilanden Guadeloupe, Maria Galante, Desirade en de Saintes", Bonne/Bachiene
Period: 1785 (circa)
Publication: Atlas, tot opheldering der hedendaagsche historie
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm
This is an attractive, scarce Dutch version of Bonne's map of Guadeloupe and the nearby islands. There is good detail, mostly along the coastline with locations of rivers, anchorages, mountains, villages and towns, and churches. The decorative title cartouche forms the heart of the composition.