Maps, World Map, Jaillot
"Mappe Monde Geo-Hydrographique ou descrition Generale du Globe Terrestre et Aquatique en Deux Plans
Hemispheres ou sont exactment remarquees en general Toutes les Partes de la Terre et de L'Eau
Suivant Relations les Plus Nouvelles"
Copper engraving by Brion de Tour after Jaillot dated 1790. Very fine hand coloring.
Published by Defnos, Rue St. Jacques in Paris. Rare map.
Map shows the expedition routes of Captain Cook on his three voyages between 1769 and 1779.
Original antique print
This map was once folded. The folds have been flattened and are hardly visible.
Two very professionally repaired tears in upper margin reaching 10 cm into image.
A few signs of age and use..
Map image 45.5 x 64.5 cm ( 17.9 x 25.3") interior design, wall decoration, ideas, idea, gift ideas, present, vintage, charming, special, decoration, home interior, living room design