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Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors

Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors
Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors

Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors

CARTE REDUITE DES ILES DE FRANCE ET DE BOURBON, Dressée d'après les Observations Astronomiques, les Observations Géométriques de la Caille, et les Plans particuliers qui en ont été levées, jusqu'à présent, par Mr Lislet Geoffroy, Officier attaché au Génie et chargé du Dépot des Cartes et Plans de l'Ile de France, publiée par ordre du MINISTRE DE LA MARINE, au Depot Général des Cartes et Plans de la Marine et des Colonies en 1798. Nouvelle edition dans laquelle on a rectifié le Plan de l'Ile de BOURBON d'après les nouveaux Dessins envoyés par M. Very large antique sea chart of Reunion and Mauritius islands, in Indian ocean, copper engraved by Bouclet, from Depot General de la Marine.

In upper left, an inset of the plan of the Port of the river d'Abord in Bourbon island. Size with margins : 98,5 x 65,5 cm / 38,5 x 25,5 inches. Edition : Paris, dated 1802 , the Depot de la Marine stamp in right bottom of the map, XIXe Century. The Depot de la Marine, also named as Depot des cartes et plans de la Marine, was the official institution of maps in F. This institution was the contributor of the knowledge in France about marine and navigation.

Most of mapmakers worked for it, as Nicholas Bellin, Buache, Bauche, Bonne and Beautemps-Beaupré. Epot became in 1806 the Naval Hydrographic service, and still exists today with the name SHOM (service hydrographique et océanographique de la marine). We send maps by DHL. 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 MAURITIUS 1802 DEPOT DE LA MARINE VERY LARGE ANTIQUE SEA CHART IN COLORS" is in sale since Wednesday, October 14, 2020. 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.

  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1802
  • Date Range: 1800-1899
  • Country/Region: Mauritius


Reunion Mauritius 1802 Depot De La Marine Very Large Antique Sea Chart In Colors