1755 Bellin Antique Map Cumberland Bay Juan Fernandez Is Chile Alexander Selkirk

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

  • Title: Carte De La Guinae
  • Date: 1755
  • Size: 14in x 10in (355mm x 255mm)
  • Ref: 92804
  • Condition : (A+) Fine Condition

This large beautifully hand coloured original antique map of Guyana, South America by J N Bellin was published in 1755 in Antoine-François Prevost's monumental 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyagespublished by Pierre de Hondt, The Haguebetween 1747 & 1780. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Early
Colors used: - Green, yellow, red  
General color appearance: - Authentic  
Paper size: - 14in x 10in (355mm x 255mm)
Plate size: - 13in x 9 1/2in (330mm x 245mm)
Margins: - Min 1/4in (5mm)

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