"Site de vers les hauts de la Riviere de l'Est". L arge unusual antique view of the East river, island of Reunion, in the Indian ocean , drawn by Bory St Vincent from Patu de Rosemont. The plate has been engraved by Adam.
He was the chief naturalist of the corvette Le Naturaliste in the second expedition of Nicolas Baudin in the southern countries. During a trip to Australia, he was forced to stay in Reunion island where he conducted scientific observations and drew up several drawings and maps.
Size with margins : 33,7 x 24,5 cm / 12,9 x 9,4 inches. Very good condition, handed colored.WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item "REUNION ISLAND RIVIERE DE L'EST 1804 BORY DE ST VINCENT LARGE NICE ANTIQUE VIEW" is in sale since Sunday, March 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "efi6" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.