Mappe-monde pour indiquer la charpente des deux continents ; Regions polaires comparees d'apres les derniers voyages.


Title:
Mappe-monde pour indiquer la charpente des deux continents ; Regions polaires comparees d'apres les derniers voyages.
Date:
C1804
Mapmaker:
Ambroise Tardieu (1788-1841)
Image Size:
510mm x 400mm (20.08" x 15.75")
Condition:
In good condition, with folds as issued.
Technique:
Copper engraving with original hand colouring
Price:

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$A 750
Stock Number:
WM TARD 1804 (NGPD) (LF11)
Description:

The French mapmnaker Tardieu was well connected with the voyages of exploration and the discoveries made during the period of Enlightenment. This map shows the latest voyages including those of Cook

From: Geographie mathematique, physique et politique de toutes les parties du monde...

Biography:

Ambroise Tardieu (1788-1841) 

French cartographer and engraver of Paris Rue de Sorbonne No 385 was born in 1788 and died in 1841. Tardieu composed maps for Voyages of La Harpe 1821, for Dumont Durvill 1833 and an Atlas Universal in 1842. He also worked for the depot marine.

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