Engraving, 790 x 530mm. Lateral crease.
A large sea chart, but also showing the defences of Algercas and Gibraltar. Published only a few years after a combined force of Spanish and French, with 100,000 men, 48 ships and 450 cannon failed to dislodge the British garrison, 1782. Engraved by Juan Antonio Salvador Carmona (1740-1805), Spanish engraver who studied with his brother Manuel Salvador.
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