THOMAS JEFFERYS (BRITISH, 1719-1771)
LA PENINSULE ET GOLFE DE LA FLORIDE OU CANALE DE BAHAMA AVEC LES ISLES DE BAHAMA
Engraved map of Florida with hand coloring, visible area 482 x 705 mm, matted and framed, unexamined out of frame. French edition of Jefferys’ map of Florida, comprising one sheet of a larger two-sheet map depicting Florida and the Gulf region (without Carte De La Floride Occidentale et Louisiane, which details the Gulf region and the Florida Panhandle). The map was produced to be included in Le Rouge’s Pilote Americain Septentrionale, printed for the use of the French Navy during the American Revolution, which drew on the North American Pilot (1775).
24 1/2in. x 18in.