Double Hemisphere Old World map Mappemonde Buffier 1790
Attractive double antique hemisphere map engraved by Filippo de Grando
Shows the America’s including California Florida Canada on the North and Peru Chili Brazil Paraguay on the South, in Asia China, Tartar Mongol India. Map and maps Historical Cartography Colletion
Origin: Geographia Universale
Artist: Del P. Buffier/ Napoli
The map includes Lines of Latitude encircle the map which was originally engraved by Herman Van Loon in Paris in the latter 1600's, and later copied by Denise Macquart another French engraver and published in Claude Buffier's Geographie Universelle in 1790.
Fine Antique Copper Plate Engraving, hand Colored.
Size: Sheet app.: 22 x 15.5 cm. 8.75 x 6.25 inches.