Antique sea chart and of the Bay of Naples with Mount Vesuvius depth soundings and anchorage points.
Cartographer: Joseph Roux.
Published in Roux's: Recueil des principaux plans des Ports et Rades de la Mer Mediterranee escraits … In 1764, Joseph Roux had released an album titled Recueil des Principaux Plans des Ports et Rades de la Mer Méditerranée ..., inclusive of 121 harbor plans, with neither explanatory text nor captions. The charts are engraved rather coarsely, contain little nautical information and have different scales and orientation, due to the small size of the charts. They provide no geographical coordinates.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints.Size: Sheet app.: 23 x 16.5 cm. 9.25 x 6.5 inches.
Image app: 18.5 x 12.5 cm. 7.25 x 5 inches. Condition: Overall view very good, margin slightly browned.