1780 Bonne - MERCATOR WORLD MAP - hand coloured engraved map - AntiqueORIGINALS
1780 Bonne - MERCATOR WORLD MAP - hand coloured engraved map - AntiqueORIGINALS
1780 Bonne - MERCATOR WORLD MAP - hand coloured engraved map - AntiqueORIGINALS
1780 Bonne - MERCATOR WORLD MAP - hand coloured engraved map - AntiqueORIGINALS

1780 Bonne - MERCATOR WORLD MAP - hand coloured engraved map

£138.00

Rigobert Bonne. 

"Planisphere suivant la Projection de Mercator"

From Bonne's Atlas de toutes les parties connues du Globe Terrestre. Paris, 1780. 

Size: 8.4 x 12.5 inches; 21.3 x 31.8 cm

Engraving. 

Copper engraved map of the world with the direction of ocean currents shown throughout with little arrows. Alaska, here 'Alaschka', is depicted as an island and Tasmania is still attached to a truncated Australia.

Very good condition. Minor wear to outer margin.