1755 Bellin Original Antique Map of Gulf of St Lawrence & Newfoundland, Canada

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

This beautifully hand coloured original antique map of The Gulf of St Lawrence River and Newfoundland by Jacques Nicolas Bellin in 1755 was published by Antoine-François Prevosts in 1755 for the 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 & 1785. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Light and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Early  
Colors used: - Red, green, yellow  
General color appearance: - Authentic  
Paper size: - 16in x 10in (410mm x 255mm)
Plate size: - 15in x 9 1/2in (345mm x 295mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (10mm)

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