"[Lot of 2] Carte de la Tartarie Occidentale [together with] Carte de la Tartarie Orientale", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Russia in Asia
Period: 1749-73 (circa)
Color: Black & White
12.2 x 8.2 inches
31 x 20.8 cm
Pair of copper engraved maps covering the Asiatic part of Russia. Mountains, rivers, deserts, roads and villages are well delineated. Tartarie Orientale is embellished with a nice title cartouche and the other map with a distance scale cartouche.
One map has a dark stain in lower right corner inside border.