"Carte Reduite des Mers du Nord", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: North Atlantic and Arctic Ocean
Period: 1758 (dated)
Publication: Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Black & White
17.7 x 13 inches
45 x 33 cm
Copper engraved chart centered roughly on Iceland. Includes all of Great Britain, Scandinavia, the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia and the Gulf of Finland. In the west are a largely blank Greenland, Isle James and Labrador. A fine chart with decorative title cartouche and rhumb lines.
Folding as issued with faint offsetting than can be easily erased. Margin extended at binding trim with repair on tiny binding tear into border.