D'Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon (1697 - 1782): Carte Generale du Canada, de la Louisiane, de la Floride, de la Caroline,de la Virginie, de la Nouvelle Angleterre etc. par le Sr. D’Anville, A Venise, Par P. Santini, 1776. Chez Mr. Remondini
Santini, Paolo Venice 1776
copper engraved map with original outline colouring; overall 53 x 76 cm; plate 49 x 66 cm. fold as issued; some foxing; some add. printer’s creases;
Very detailed map of Eastern Coast of North America by d’Anville, published by Santini, showing part of Canada, New England and Southern States, including part of Florida and Texas (’Tecas’)’. With an inset of Canada. 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.