CHART OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA. John Thomson
Drawn & Engraved for Thomson's New General Atlas 1817
John Thomson (1777-a.1840) was a famous scottish cartographer born in Edinburgh.
The chart includes maps of the most famous harbours:
Bay & Road of Marseilles
The harbour of Genoa
Rock and Bay of Gibraltar
Sketch of the Watering Place of Algeziras
Dim.: 54x65 cm the plate edge
State of conservation: very good, beautiful coeval coloring. Countersunk with light paper. Two small woodworm holes compensated.