"Carte des Environs de la Ville de Mexico", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1754 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 7.9 inches
16.3 x 20.1 cm
Handsome and well engraved sheet shows the lake and city with eight bridges extending from the shore. Good detail of area with many villages located. An aqueduct system is shown in the north feeding Lac de Zun Pango.
On a fine sheet of hand laid paper with nice hand coloring.