Creator Record

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Name Bonne, Rigobert
Life Dates 1727-1795
Nationality French
Occupation Cartographer
Role Cartographer

Associated Records

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.39

Map Collection - 2014.21.39

Rigobert Bonne and Jean Lattre Partie de la Cote Orientale D'Afrique avec L'Isle de Madagascar et les Cartes particulieres des Isles de France et de Bourbon Hand-colored engraving Paris, 1770 The southeastern coast of Africa, including the territory currently incorporated into Mozambique, and the island of Madagascar are shown on this map, created by French cartographer Rigobert Bonne and published by Jean Lattre in 1770. Included are inset maps of Isle Bourbon (Réunion) and Isle de France (Mauritius).

Image of Map Collection - 2016.6.12

Map Collection - 2016.6.12

"L'Asie," 1787, hand-colored copperplate engraving by Rigobert Bonne, from the Atlas Encyclopedique, 1787-88. Printed, lower left: L'Asie / par M. Bonne / Ingenieur - Hydrographe / de la Marine