1780 Rigobert Bonne Old, Antique Map of the Falkland Islands - Malvinas Is.

Cartographer : Rigobert Bonne

  • Title : Isles Maidenland de Hawkins et le Detroit De Fakland Ces Isles sont nommes Malouines... Par M. Bonne
  • Ref #:  35488-1
  • Size: 16in x 11in (410mm x 270mm)
  • Date : 1780
  • Condition: (A+) Fine Condition

This fine hand coloured original antique map of The Falkland or Malvinas, with inset maps of the South Sandwich Islands and George Island - both making up parts of the Falklands - 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: - Green, yellow
General color appearance: -  Authentic
Paper size: - 16in x 11in (410mm x 270mm)
Plate size: - 14 1/2in x 10in (370mm x 255mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)

Margins: - Light age toning
Plate area: - Light age toning
Verso: - Light age toning