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Joseph Roux: [Balearics]

Map: MED2277
 
Cartographer: Joseph Roux
Title: [Balearics]
Date: 1764
Published: Marseilles
Width: 22 inches / 56 cm
Height: 32 inches / 82 cm
Map ref: MED2277
Description:
Rare sea chart focusing on the Balearic Islands together with the coast of Catalonia as well as the north African coast.

This is sheet 2 of Joseph Roux’s monumental chart of the Mediterranean Sea in twelve sheets. It focuses on the Balearic Islands and it is one of the most accurate charts of its time. The map is crossed with rhumb lines and concentrates specifically on the coasts and marine detail. [MED2277]