"[Lot of 2] [Untitled - Wind Roses]",
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany, Wind Rose
Period: 1780 (circa)
Color: Black & White
A. [Untitled - Wind Rose], by Anonymous, circa 1700 (6.6 x 5.8"). This lovely wind rose labels each of the directional winds and is surrounded by four putti creating wind.
B. [Untitled - Wind Rose], by Denis Diderot, from Encyclopedie, circa 1780 (6.3 x 8.9"). A simple marine wind rose engraved by Benard.
Bright sheets with a few faint spots of foxing. The first engraving is issued folding.