Africa antique map LIsle de Madagascar Bonne 1770. Title: Le Canal de Mosambique, LIsle de Madagascar, Les Etats du Monotapa et les Royaumes Voisins. Antique map of the coastline of East Africa (Mozambique) with Kingdoms, the Isle of Madagascar, Bourbon (Réunion) de France and the Comoro islands. The map is copperplate engraved with hand coloring. Cartographer: Rigobert Bonne (France, 17271795).
Royal Cartographer to France in the office of the Hydrographer at Depot de la Marine. In 1773 Bonne succeeded Jacques Bellin as Royal Cartographer to France in the office of the Hydrographer at the Depôt de la Marine.Bonne compiled some of the most detailed and accurate maps of the period. Bonnes 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. 16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints.
We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request. 16.5 x 11,25 inches. Image app: 13.5 x 9 inches.
35 x 23.5 cm. Condition: Nice map in good condition, folds as published. For the complete Map and Print collection see our online site.
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