This striking Historic reproduction Map print shows a map of the world in 1799 and the sailing routes of Captain Cook, along with lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. The wording reads: "A new map of the world: with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators: ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets &c. / by T. Kitchen, the geographer."
This 1799 Old World Map honors the beauty of this unique art form and evokes vivid images of a simpler time. Each print is a custom reproduction printed on Heavyweight Enhanced Matte Art Paper. These Historic Art Prints are suitable for framing, mounting or direct display on any wall!