"Mappe-Monde sur le plan de l'Equateur, Hemisphere Septentrional", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: Northern Hemisphere
Period: 1785 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 9.2 inches
34.3 x 23.4 cm
Copper engraved and hand-colored map of the northern hemisphere on a polar projection. Left and right of the map are climate tables and in the lower right a Parallel Sphere. The Sandwich Islands are named and Alaska is beginning to take shape. The United States are shown confined east of the Mississippi River. Engraved by Andre.
One tiny rust spot in top margin, overall fine.