Au Dépôt-général de la Marine en 1837.
Engraved chart with later hand colour. 670 x 980mm, 26½ x 38½". Spotting. With old ink mss. route plotted.
A chart of the Indian Ocean, a French equivalent of an Admiralty chart, covering from the Cape of Good Hope north to Suez, the Persian Gulf and Taiwan, and east to show the western half of Australia. A voyage is plotted in ink from False Bay in South Africa to Madagascar, the Comoros Islands, then back to Mauritius and Reunion.
[Ref: 27657] £230.00