"Guayane, Terre Ferme, Isles Antilles, et Nlle. Espagne", Brion de la Tour/Desnos
Subject: Gulf of Mexico & Caribbean
Period: 1766 (dated)
Publication: Atlas General, Civil...
Color: Hand Color
12.6 x 11.3 inches
32 x 28.7 cm
Decorative map showing the southern part of North America and the northern part of South America, but focusing on Mexico, Central America and the West Indies. The map has a decorative title cartouche and is surrounded by an elaborate floral frame. The map and outside frame were printed from two separate plates.
A dark impression on a clean, bright sheet of paper with a bunch of grapes watermark.