Auction 111, Lot 309

"Carte de l'Isle de Nieves", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Nevis

Period: 1764 (circa)

Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime

Color: Hand Color

6.2 x 8.3 inches
15.7 x 21.1 cm

Attractive and very detailed map of Nevis in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies. Nevis is a part of present-day St. Kitts-Nevis, an Associated State in the British Commonwealth. The map shows the topography, names the parishes, and shows the roads, towns, soundings, and anchorages.

References: Phillips (A) #3508, v.1-84; Sellers & Van Ee #1995.

Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/8/2005