Auction 101, Lot 263

"Carte Reduite des Isles Malouines ou Isles Nouvelles que les Anglois nomment aujourdui Isles de Falkland", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Falkland Islands

Period: 1771 (dated)

Publication: Hydrographie Francoise

Color: Hand Color

Size:
33.5 x 22 inches
85.1 x 55.9 cm

Large-scale chart of the Falkland islands with rhumb lines, soundings and anchorages. Two coastal views flank the title block. Several exploration routes are traced. Depot de la Marine issue.

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Condition: B

Minor creasing and surface soil along centerfold with a tissue repair on bottom fold.

Estimate: $650 - $700

Unsold

Closed on 12/4/2002

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