The Atlantic Ocean, by G.L. Le Rouge. 1778
Ocean Atlantique et Mers Adjacentes en Quatre Feuilles Contenant les Cotes de l'Europe, de l'Afrique et de l'Amerique ...
Old chart of the Atlantic Ocean by G.L. Le Rouge.
Copper engraving, printed on four sheets, joined as two sheets. Top and bottom sheets unjoined.
Size when joined: 96 x 137cm (37.4 x 53.4 inches)
Condition: Uncoloured, excellent.
Condition Rating: A
References: Schwartz-Ehrenberg, p.203.
From: Le Rouge G.L. Pilote Americain Septentrionale. Paris, 1778.
The atlas was compiled for use by the French Navy during the American Revolution. It contains about twenty-five French versions of maps published originally by William Faden and Thomas Jefferys.