"Mappe-Monde ou Carte Universelle", Fer, Nicolas de
Period: 1714 (dated)
Color: Black & White
13.4 x 9 inches
34 x 22.9 cm
Appealing world map presented on Mercator's projection with the island of California. Only part of the northern and western coastlines of Australia appears, as well as parts of Tasmania and New Zealand. Decorated with three attractive cartouches, one that includes national flags and navigation tools.
There are some light stains in the map.