"Mexique", Tardieu, Jean Baptiste Pierre
Subject: United States & Mexico, Texas
Period: 1808 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
11.8 x 8.8 inches
30 x 22.4 cm
This very nicely engraved, copper plate map features the Province de Texas. There is good detail throughout, especially along the coast of California and throughout Mexico. The title is surrounded by a large vignette of falls and cliffs.
References: Day (TX) p. 9.
A nice impression with a number of minute worm tracks only visible when held to light and a small damp stain in the left blank margin.