C1782

Carte du Perou ou se trouvent les Audiences de Quito, Lima et la Plata. Projettee et assujiettie aux observations Astronomiques per M.Bonne...1782

Finely engraved C18th map of Peru by Rigorbet Bonne the celebrated French map maker born in the village of Raucourt in the Ardennes. With an elaborate title at bottom right, comprising of flower garlands.  From; Atlas moderne ou collection de cartes … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Carte du Perou ou se trouvent les Audiences de Quito, Lima et la Plata. Projettee et assujiettie aux observations Astronomiques per M.Bonne…1782

Date:

C1782

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Copper engraving with original hand colouring.

Image Size: 

315mm 
x 440mm

Paper Size: 

383mm 
x 520mm

Platemark Size: 

345mm 
x 455mm
AUTHENTICITY
Carte du Perou ou se trouvent les Audiences de Quito, Lima et la Plata. Projettee et assujiettie aux observations Astronomiques per M.Bonne...1782 - Antique Print from 1782

Genuine antique
dated:

1782

Description:

Finely engraved C18th map of Peru by Rigorbet Bonne the celebrated French map maker born in the village of Raucourt in the Ardennes. With an elaborate title at bottom right, comprising of flower garlands

From; Atlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre par plusieurs auteurs

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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