Tartarie Tibet old map Middle Asia by Rigobert Bonne 1787
Title: Tartarie Independante.
Tartarie detailed 18th century old map of what is now Turkmenistan Tibet (China) Oezbekistan Kazachstan with mile scales.
Cartographer: Rigobert Bonne (France, 1727–1795)
Royal Cartographer to France in the office of the Hydrographer at Depot de la Marine. In 1773 Bonne succeeded Jacques Bellin as Royal Cartographer to France in the office of the Hydrographer at the Depôt de la Marine. Bonne compiled some of the most detailed and accurate maps of the period. Bonne’s work represents an important step in the evolution of the cartographic ideology away from the decorative work of the 17th and early 18th century towards a more detail oriented and practical aesthetic.
Origin: Atla Atlas encyclopedique : contenant la géographie ancienne, et quelques cartes sur la géographie du moyen age, la geographie modern…
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Size: Sheet app.: 16.5 x 12 inches. 42 x 30 cm. Image app: 13.5 x 9 inches. 34.5 x 23.5 cm. Condition: Nice map in good condition, folds as published.