Auction 107, Lot 427

"Carte Hydrographique de la Baye de Cadix…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Spain

Period: 1762 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

34.5 x 22 inches
87.6 x 55.9 cm

Beautiful chart of the Bay of Cadiz, from Rota to Cadiz, with dramatic coastal topography, soundings, anchorages, forts, loxodromic lines, compass rose and large decorative title cartouche.


Condition: B

Very attractive later color. A few unobtrusive spots, else very good on sturdy paper.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $240

Closed on 6/9/2004