"Carte du Mexique", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1754 (published)
Publication: Prevost's l'Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
11.3 x 8 inches
28.7 x 20.3 cm
This attractive map of central Mexico reaches from Durango in the north as far south as the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Mexico City is located on the shores of a large lake. Decorative title cartouche.
Light impression with pleasing later color. Binding trim at right touching neatline with a tiny binding tear into border.