Baye et Rochers de Petaplan (..) - Anson (c.1750)

  • Technic: Copperplate engraving / etching with hand colouring on hand laid (verge) paper.
  • Condition: Good, given age. Original folds as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
  • Date: 1750
  • Overall size: 16,3 x 10,7 inch
  • Image size: 14,4 x 8,3 inch

€ 174,50

Description: Antique map, titled: 'Baye et Rochers de Petaplan (…).' - Map of the Bay and Rocks of Petaplan, Panama.

Source unknown, to be determined.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'George Anson' after an anonymous artist. George Anson, 1st Baron Anson PC, FRS, RN (1697 -1762) was a British admiral and a wealthy aristocrat, noted for his circumnavigation of the globe and his role overseeing the Royal Navy during the Seven Years' War.