Antique Map-PETAPLAN-PANAMA-BAY-CENTRAL AMERICA-Anson-c. 1750

Price: € 174,50

Subject: Antique map, titled: 'Baye et Rochers de Petaplan (…).' - Map of the Bay and Rocks of Petaplan, Panama.
Condition: Good, given age. Original folds as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Copperplate engraving / etching with hand colouring on hand laid (verge) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 41.5 x 27.3 cm. The image size is ca. 36.6 x 21 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 16.3 x 10.7 inch. The image size is ca. 14.4 x 8.3 inch.
Part Number: 61587
Location: (ISCRA) BG-B16-37
Description: 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.