"Detroit de Magellan, avec les Plans des Principaux Ports, Bayes &c. de ce Detroit", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: Southern South America
Period: 1788 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.6 x 9.2 inches
34.5 x 23.4 cm
This is a very detailed chart of the Straits of Magellan that displays the best route through the straits. There are sixteen small inset maps of the area showing anchorages and navigational hazards. The chart is centered on a large compass rose and fleur-de-lis. Engraved by Andre.
Watermarked paper with a few light spots and a professionally repaired centerfold separation in bottom blank margin.