Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan
Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan

Original large-format nautical map of the coast of Brittany between Baie des Trépassés and Lorient, published in Paris by the Dépôt-géneral de la Marine, 1824. The map is titled Carte des Côtes de France (Partie Comprise Entre le Raz de Sein et Lorient) Levée en 1818 et 1819 Par les Ingénieurs Hydrographes de la Marine, Sous les Ordres de M. Beautemps-Beaupré, Ingénieur Hydrographe en Chef. The image area measures a very generous 58.6 x 87 cm [23" x 34¼"] and shows the coast in great detail, with soundings, bottom conditions, and shoreline features. Rhumb lines radiate from two locations, and longitude is measured from the Royal Observatory in Paris. Named places and features include Île de Groix, Beuzec, Penmarc’h, Pont-l’Abbé, Perguet, Cléden, Quimper, Odet River, Anse du Pouldu, and Isles de Glenan. This map is in very good condition, printed on a heavy laid paper and blank on the back, with no printing on the reverse side. There are a few small spots, and there is a tiny chip in the upper left corner. Please see the scans and feel free to ask any questions. This is an original , authentic Dépôt-géneral de la Marine map, not a reproduction or modern reprint, and it is fully guaranteed to be genuine. Charles-François Beautemps-Beaupré was a French hydrographer, hydrographic engineer and cartographer. He had been appointed chief hydrographer and keeper of the Dépôt de la Marine ten years before this map was printed, and a translation of his book on nautical surveying and the construction of sea-charts was published in London by R. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. The item “Original 1824 Beautemps-Beaupré Nautical Map BRITTANY France Finistère Morbihan” is in sale since Friday, May 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “new_world_maps” and is located in Lake Worth, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Nautical Map
  • Date Range: 1800-1899
  • Year: 1824
  • Country/Region: France
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Dépôt-géneral de la Marine
  • Format: Sheet Map
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Region: Brittany
  • Product Type: Antique Map
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