"Detroit de Waigats", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Period: 1683 (circa)
Publication: Description de l' Univers
Color: Hand Color
4 x 5.8 inches
10.2 x 14.7 cm
Bird's-eye view of the strait north of Nouvelle Hollande or Moscovie. Large bear and a village titled "Hutes des Samoyedes" decorate the map. Banner style title cartouche.
Strong impression and good color. Some surface soiling, else very good.