"Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre et Auqatiques ou Mappemonde en Deux Plans-Hemispheres", Fer, Nicolas de
Period: 1695 (dated)
Publication: Petite Et Nouveau Atlas…1697
Color: Black & White
11.2 x 8.2 inches
28.4 x 20.8 cm
Simple double hemisphere with CALIFORNIA AS AN ISLAND. Australia is shown with lightly engraved partial coastlines, as is parts of the Antarctic "Terre Australe et Magelanique". Dotted lines indicate political divisions, but there are no place or country names.
References: Shirley 567.
Trimmed outside neatlines and re-margined with heavier paper and backed with Japanese tissue.