Auction 110, Lot 250

"Carte du Mexique", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Mexico

Period: 1754 (dated)

Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

11.5 x 7.8 inches
29.2 x 19.8 cm

An attractive map of central Mexico that reaches from Durango in the north as far south as the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Mexico City is located on the shores of a large lake. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A

Later color. Minor foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $60

Closed on 3/2/2005