La ville l'Orient coast France East India Company Miniature 1762 Bonne old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan de la Ville et des Fortifications de l'Orient.
(near St. Louis, France- East India Company port)
Issued c. 1762, Paris by R. Bonne
Charming little antique miniature map. Engraved with original hand color.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 4 3/4"H x 5 1/2"W.
Printed area measures c. 3 5/8"H x 4 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 163.
King, Antique Miniature Maps , 1762, Bonne.