Saudi Arabia Happy Arabia East Africa 1780 Bonne map lovely hand color
Saudi Arabia Happy Arabia East Africa 1780 Bonne map lovely hand color Saudi Arabia Happy Arabia East Africa 1780 Bonne map lovely hand color
$ 125.00

Carte de l'Arabie, du Golfe Persique, et de la Mer Rogue, avec L'Egypte, La Nubie, et L'Abissinie.

(Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Red Sea, Egypt, Nubia).

Issued c. 1780, Paris, by M. Bonne.

Well known late 18th century engraved map, with lovely hand color.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, couple tiny pinholes backed with matching paper and invisible when viewing map, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Original fold line as issued.

Sheet Measures c. 10 3/8"H x 16"W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 8 3/8"H x 12 5/8"W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.

[R20083].