"Typus Orbis Terrarum", Launay, C. L. de
Period: 1738 (published)
Color: Hand Color
7.6 x 4.5 inches
19.3 x 11.4 cm
A rare and decorative small double hemisphere map set against a background of allegorical figures depicting the four elements, with the title on a banner above and cherubs symbolizing the winds. CALIFORNIA IS DEPICTED AS AN ISLAND.