Royaume D'Angleterre.


Title:
Royaume D'Angleterre.
Date:
C1788
Mapmaker:
Rigorbet Bonne (1727-1794)
Image Size:
235mm x 345mm
Condition:
Some discolouration in paper otherwise in good condition, centre fold as issued.
Technique:
Copper engraving with original hand colouring
Price:

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$A 125
Stock Number:
AENC 075 BI (NTL) (F09)
Description:

Scarce map of northern England , Scotland and Ireland.

From Bonne's, Atlas Encyclopedique, Contenant La Geographie Ancienne, et Quelques Cartes sur La Geographie du Moyen Age, La Geographie Moderne, et les Cartes Relatives a la Geographie Physique.

Biography:

Rigorbet Bonne ( 1727-1794)

Bonne was an important French cartographer active in the later part of the C18th.

In 1773 Bonne succeeded Jacques Nicolas Bellin as Royal Cartographer to France in the office of the Hydrographer at the Depôt de la Marine. Working in his official capacity, Bonne compiled some of the most detailed and accurate maps of the period. Bonne’s work represents an important step in the evolution of the cartographic ideology away from the decorative work of the 17th and early 18th century towards a more detail oriented and practical aesthetic.

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