Interesting map of the United States, shortly after the conclusion of the American Revolution.
The map includes a note regarding the recent Treaty recognizing American Independence. The map includes extensive historical notes on the French Possessions in America, French Louisiana, and the English Possessions.
Jean-Baptiste Louis Clouet (1730-ca. 1790) was a mapmaker with premises in both Paris and Cadiz. He was eventually named Royal Geographer of the Academie des Sciences de Rouen. Although he made several lavish wall maps, he is best known for Geographie Moderne (1776-93).