Island of Madeira w/ view of Dragon Tree 1745 G. Child map w/ fine hand color
Island of Madeira w/ view of Dragon Tree 1745 G. Child map w/ fine hand color Island of Madeira w/ view of Dragon Tree 1745 G. Child map w/ fine hand color
$ 85.00

Island of Medera - The Dragon Tree.

(Atlantic Ocean, Portuguese Islands, Madeira, Dragon Tree).

Issued 1745, London by Astley. Engraved by G. Child.

Uncommon and interesting mid-18th century engraved map & print.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet measures c. 10" H x 7" W.

Engraved area measures c. 8 3/4" H x 5 3/4" W.

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

[R20980].