An uncommon lovely two hemisphere world map. The shown US border far exceeds into Canada north of Minnesota and Australia is still labeled as New Holland (in French). Hand colored continent outlines and for larger countries. Presented in unusual elliptical matting.
1817 Bloundeau Unique World Map
Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale de la Terre
Map Maker Specifics
A. Bloundeau, 1817, Paris
7.5 x 14 in. plus margins, 20 x 16 in. matted
Very good condition, sharp hand color outline, matted