1757 Bellin Large Antique Map of Guyana, South America

Cartographer : Jacques Nicholas Bellin

  • Title: Carte de la Guyana...1757
  • Date: 1757
  • Condition : (A+) Fine Condition
  • Ref: 60940
  • Size: 15in x 10in (380mm x 255mm)

Description: 

This large beautiful hand coloured original antique map of Guyana, South America, was engraved in 1757 - dated in title cartouche - by Jacques Nicolas Bellin for Antoine-François Prevosts 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: - 15in x 10in (380mm x 255mm)
Plate size: - 11in x 9in (280mm x 230mm)
Margins: - Min 1/2in (10mm)

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

Condition : (A+) Fine Condition

$175.00