D'Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon (1697 - 1782):
copper engraved map with faint original outline colouring; overall 53 x 71 cm; plate 45 x 57 cm. fold as issued; some creases; paper evenly toned; 2 small marginal holes; some smudges; o/w vg cond.
Very detailed map of Mexico and Central America by d’Anville, published by Santini. With a large, decorative cartouche.
D’Anville was Royal geographer and cartographer. - Santini (c1729 - 1793) was an Italian professor of design, engraver, mapmaker and publisher.