1755 Bellin Antique Coastal Map of Western India, Pakistan, Iran & Saudi Arabia

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

  • Title : Carte des Costes de Perse, Gusarat, et Malabar...1740
  • Date : 1740
  • Size: 12in x 9in (305mm x 230mm)
  • Ref #:  60905
  • Condition: (A+) Fine Condition

This beautifully hand coloured original antique map of the coastal regions of the western Indian Coast to The Persian Gulf & Saudi Arabia was engraved in 1740 - dated in title cartouche - by Jacques Nicolas Bellin for the 1756 French edition of Antoine-François Prevosts L`Histoire Generale des Voyages printed in 20 volumes by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 & 1785. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Condition:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Early  
Colors used: - Red, green, yellow  
General color appearance: - Authentic  
Paper size: - 12in x 9in (305mm x 230mm)
Plate size: - 10in x 8 1/2in (255mm x 215mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (12mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - Folds as issued
Verso: - None