Caribbean Cuba map Carte Particuliere Isles Antilles Brue 1837
Title: Carte Particuliere Isles Antilles ou des Indes Occidentales.
Description: Great map of the Caribbean islands with inlay maps of the The Antilles islands, the map is steelplate engraved with hand coloring.
Cartographer: Adrien-Hubert Brué 1786-1832 Between the years 1810 and 1830, Brué was one of the most important representatives of French cartography . His cards are characterized by high accuracy. Brue undertook various voyages as a ship's boy when he was twelve. At the age of 15, he took part in the expedition of Nicolas Baudin (1800-1803) to Australia on board the Le Naturaliste under Louis de Freycinet, which had the task to survey the local coast. After that he remained until 1803 in Mauritius. Origin: Atlas universel de geographie physique, politique, ancienne & moderne. Contenant les cartes generales et particulieres de toutes les parties du monde ...
Publisher: C. Picquet.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Sheet app.: 25 x 21 inches. 64 x 54 cm. Image app.: 20 x 14 inches. 51 x 36 cm. Condition: Fine map in excellent condition.