Auction 129, Lot 399

"Isles de la Guadeloupe, de Marie Galante, de la Desirade et celles des Saintes [on sheet with] Isle de la Martinique", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Guadeloupe and Martinique

Period: 1774 (circa)

Publication: Raynals' L'Histoire philosophique et politique…

Color: Black & White

13.5 x 9 inches
34.3 x 22.9 cm

Two maps on a single sheet that provide fine detail of these islands with locations of rivers, anchorages, mountains, villages, and towns, and churches. Three distance scales are provided.

References: cf Sellers & Van Ee #2020 (Guadeloupe)

Condition: B+

Some extra creases along centerfold, with thinning to paper and a few small splits along the fold.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 9/23/2009