Description: TITLE: Carta Esatta rappresentante l'Isola di Cuba estratta dalle Carte del Sig:r Poppler.
This is a beautiful decorative 1763 map of Cuba and Jamaica by Italian cartographer Giuseppe M. Terreni. Depicts the Island of Cuba with the south tip of Florida, the Bahamas, Jamaica and the Grand Caymans.
Geographically Terreni references the important wall map of North America by British cartographer Henry Popple.
Published in Livinoro Italy by Terreni for Coltellini's 1763 atlas Il Gazzettiere Americano.
Location of Origin: Europe
Dimensions: Height: 10.25 inches, Width: 13 inches
Primary Classification: Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Maps : Maps, Views and Celestials : Americas
Secondary Classification: All Works of Art By Theme : By Style / Period
Expertise: SELLERS, John R. & VAN EE, Patricia Molen. MAPS AND CHARTS OF NORTH AMERICA AND THE WEST INDIES 1750 - 1789: A Guide to the Collections in the Library of Congress, Library of Congress, Washington, Government Printing Office, 1981; No. 1729 and No. 1782)Phillips, Lee Phillips, 254.