PLAN DE L'ILE DE PAQUE PLAN DE LA BAIE DE COOK
Uncommon large map of Easter Island and the Bay of Cook from the voyages of La Perouse. Cross section plans of the island.
Jean-François de Galaup de La Pérouse (1741-c.1788) was a French Navy officer and explorer known for his travels in Oceania. In 1787, he explored the northeast and mainland Asian coasts in the area of Korea. Other voyages included Alaska, Japan, Australia, and the South Pacific. This map demonstrates some of the many observations and findings made on his journeys.
Published by L'Imprimerie de la Republique, Paris, 1797
Small printers crease otherwise
Very good condition
code : M4850
Cartographer : ANON
Date : 1797 Paris
Size : 51*71 cms
availability : Available
Price : £250