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Auction 100, Lot 246

"Carte de de l'Isle St. Christophle", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: St. Kitts

Period: 1754 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12 x 7.5 inches
30.5 x 19.1 cm

An attractive and very crisply engraved map that features two rococo-style cartouches and a fleur-de-lys. Great detail of the mountains, rivers and anchorages.

References: Tooley (MCC-81) St. Kitts #34.

Condition: A

Handsome coloring on fine hand laid paper with watermark and good margins.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/12/2002