"Carte des Iles Salomon", Vincendon-Dumoulin, Clement Adrian
Subject: Pacific - Salomon Islands
Period: 1838 (dated)
Publication: Voyage au Pole Sud dans l'Ocean…
Color: Hand Color
21.3 x 16.5 inches
54.1 x 41.9 cm
Detailed chart showing the track of the Astrolabe through the Solomon Islands with an inset "Carte de la Partie Meridionale du Groupe Rouk (Iles Hogoleu)." Vincendon-Dumoulin was the cartographer for Dumont d'Urville's important expedition to the Pacific and the Antarctic, which resulted in significant contributions to the mapping of the region.
There are several horizontal tears along the centerfold that have been archivally repaired.