Auction 115, Lot 361

"Carte Reduite du Detroit de Magellan Dressee sur les Journaux des Navigateurs", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: South America - Southern

Period: 1764 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

13.7 x 7.7 inches
34.8 x 19.6 cm

Uncommon detailed chart of the Strait of Magellan locating harbors, islands, capes and bays from Cap des Vierges to Cap de la Victoire. Includes a lettered reference table for anchorages, bays, harbors in the vicinity of Isle de Louis le Grand at the mid-point of the strait.


Condition: A+

Fine original color.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/21/2006