1780 Bonne Antique Map of Tahiti

Cartographer : Rigobert Bonne

This finely engraved original antique map of NW America from Alaska to Canada and the NE coast of Siberia showing the tracks of Cooks ship, with an inset map of Nootka, by Rigobert Bonne was published in the 1780 edition of Atlas des toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre by Guillaume Raynal. (Ref Tooley M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - White
Age of map color: - Early
Colors used: -.Pink, green, yellow, blue
General color appearance: - Authentic and fresh
Paper size: - 16 ½in x 11 ½in; (420mm x 295mm)
Plate size: - 14 ½in x 10in; (370mm x 250mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - Two very small worm holes adjacent to centerfold
Verso: - None