"Oceanie", Levasseur, Victor
Subject: South Pacific Ocean
Period: 1850 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Universel Illustré
Color: Hand Color
16.7 x 11.2 inches
42.4 x 28.4 cm
Decorative map of the Pacific surrounded by uncolored engraved views of natives, explorer's portraits and harbors. The map depicts the separate regions of "Malaisie", "Melanesie", "Micoronesie", and "Polynesie" each with a different color.
Toned and lightly faded, several cello tape repairs in margins.