Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Accession number:
32942
Record number:
32942-13
JCB call number:
E785 P793r / 1-SIZE
Image title:
Cartes particulieres Des Concessions faites par l'Angleterre à la France et à l'Espagne par le Traité de 1783.
Creator 1:
Nicolas Ponce
Creator 1 dates:
1746-1831
Creator 1 role:
délinéavit
Creator 2:
Dupuis
Creator 2 role:
Scul.
Place image published:
Paris
Image publisher:
chez M. Ponce, Graveur de Mgr. Comte d'Artois, rue Se. Hyacinthe No 19, et chez M. Godefroy ...
Image date:
[1785]
Image function:
plate 15
Technique:
engraving
Image dimension height:
18.5 cm. (platemark)
Image dimension width:
19.9 cm. (platemark)
Page dimension height:
27 cm.
Page dimension width:
22.3 cm.
Materials medium:
ink
Materials support:
paper
Languages:
French
Description:
Four maps of Florida, the Barbary coast, the island of Minorca, and the island of Tabago, showing the lands that England gave to the French in the Treaty of 1783. Cartographic elements include scales, compass roses, some topographical details, degrees of latitude and longitude.
Source creator:
Ponce, Nicolas, 1746-1831
Source Title:
[Collection d'estampes représentant les évenemens de la guerre, pour la liberté de l'Amérique Septentionale] Recueil d'estampes representant les différens événemens de la guerre qui a procuré l'indépendance aux Etats Unis de l'Amérique
Source place of publication:
Paris
Source publisher:
Chez M. Ponce, graveur de Mr. le comte d'Artois, rue Ste. Hyacinthe, no. 19. et chez M. Godefroy, graveur de sa majesté impériale, rue des Francs-Bourgeois, porte St. Michel
Source date:
[1785]
notes:
Issued to commemorate the French military role in the American Revolution, this collection was one of the first few contemporary publications to illustrate scenes from that conflict.
Time Period:
1751-1800
Subject Area:
Geography, maps, city views and plans
geographic area:
Caribbean Islands; North America
Subject headings:
Florida--Maps; Anglo-French War, 1778-1783--Campaigns ; Trinidad and Tobago--Maps
Provenance/Donor:
Acquired in 1961.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912

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