"Carte de Groenland Dressee et Gravee par Laurent", Laurent, J.
Subject: Iceland, Greenland
Period: 1770 (dated)
Publication: L'Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
10 x 7.5 inches
25.4 x 19.1 cm
Copper engraved chart that shows a distorted Iceland, southern Greenland and the Davis Straits. There is a small hint of the northern coast of the fictitious Frisland. Title is in a block cartouche with ruled lines. Published in Bellin's notable atlas.
On thick hand laid paper with huge margins, fine impression and modern color. Some very light offsetting.