"Charte von West Indien nach Edwards, de la Rochette, und den Neuesten Astronomischen Beobachtungen...", Gussefeld, Franz Ludwig
Period: 1804 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
24 x 17.1 inches
61 x 43.4 cm
A strongly engraved map of the West Indies, including southern Florida, the Bahamas, and portions of Central and South America. It is filled with place names, and shows sailing routes, currents and hazards. A colored key at lower left identifies the colonial possessions of Spain, England, France, Denmark, Netherlands, and Sweden.
A crisp impression on a sturdy sheet with contemporary outline color. There is some minor soiling mostly in the margins.