Auction 112, Lot 347

"Karte von den Provinzen Carthagena, S. Martha und Venezuela Zur Allgemeinen Historie de Reisen", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Colombia and Venezuela

Period: 1754 (dated)


Color: Black & White

11.5 x 7.8 inches
29.2 x 19.8 cm

Attractive map of the northern parts of Colombia and Venezuela surrounding Lago de Maracaibo. The locations of numerous settlements along the coast are noted, including Cartagena, Santa Marta and Coro. Embellished with a decorative title cartouche. From a German edition of Prevost's l'Histoire Generale des Voyages.


Condition: A

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/28/2005