"Les Colonies des Europeens en Amerique", Bourgoin, P.
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1740 (circa)
Color: Black & White
2.8 x 5.3 inches
7.1 x 13.5 cm
Copper engraved miniature map of the Americas on Mercator's projection. California is shown correctly as a peninsula. There is little detail with only general place names. The British colonies are confined to the eastern seaboard.
Beautiful, early impression with a hint of light toning at center left.