"Le Detroit de Magellan...", Fer, Nicolas de
Subject: Strait of Magellan
Period: 1700 (dated)
Publication: L'Atlas Curieux ou le Monde
Color: Hand Color
13.4 x 8.9 inches
34 x 22.6 cm
This attractive map provides excellent detail of the coastlines, soundings, anchorages and navigational hazards of the Strait of Magellan. The title is enclosed in a large drape style cartouche. Finely engraved by Charles Inselin.
References: Pastoureau, FER I .
A nice impression with a few small spots and a hint of offsetting.