Uncommon thus.. Copper engraving with original outline hand colouring. Overall size: 27.6cms x 43.2cms; image size: 226mm x 328mm. Decorative cartouche; symbols showing English Plantations and Indian Houses and Plantations. Characteristically detailed and finely engraved. Few speckles in right margin, old ink number toop right else lovely condition. Emanuel Bowen (1714-1767) was mapmaker to King George II and Louis XV (France), and his most distinguished work is the System of Geography from which this map came.His output was prolific and he produced several English county atlases, in some of which he was assisted by his son Thomas. Despite this commercial success ill-health and impecuniosity dogged both father and son, the latter dying in Clerkenwell Workhouse.
|Map maker||Bowen, Emanuel|
|Published at year||1752|
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