|Copper engraved with hand colour
|150 x 290 mm
An eighteenth century double hemisphere map from 'Dictionnaire Geographique Portatif...' by G. le Roy, Caen. The map shows an early inaccurate mapping of the coast of Australia as well as there being no sign of mapping of the coast of Antarctica.
Condition: Three vertical folds as issued. Creasing to fold areas of sheet.