"Carte Reduite de la Rade des Dunes Avec une Partie des Entrees de la Tamise…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1757 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
16.3 x 23 inches
41.4 x 58.4 cm
Large-scale chart of the coastline of Kent including Dover, Sandwich, Ramsgate and Margate. The handsome sea chart is filled with navigational information including soundings, anchorages, shoals, etc., and is adorned with a large garland-draped title cartouche and rhumb lines.
Lightly toned with a couple of minor edge tears.