French Map of the U.S. Gulf Coast (1747)

Carte general de toute la côte de la Louisianne jusqu'a la Baye St. Bernard, coste de la Floride, Baye de la Mobille, Be. de Pansacole

French Map of the U.S. Gulf Coast (1747)
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Date: 1747
Author: Alexandre de Batz
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Source: Library of Congress
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This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Gulf Coast that you might want to check out.

An interesting map that's pretty aesthetically indicitave of a particular style of French, 18th-Century New-World map.

Balances a draughstman's nod towards order with artistic flourish in a way that's very distinctive.



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