Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 465

"Carte Reduite de l'Isle d'Antigue dressee au Depost des Cartes Plans et Journaux de la Marine…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Antigua

Period: 1758 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

16.3 x 22.3 inches
41.4 x 56.6 cm

Fine, large-scale map of Antigua provides detailed information on the roads, topography, parishes, towns, settlements, soundings and anchorages. It is decorated with a large, floral-garland draped title cartouche and rhumb lines. Seal of the Depot de la Marine in map and Prix. Cinquante Sols at bottom right.


Condition: A

Light foxing in margins, else fine.

Estimate: $475 - $550


Closed on 3/6/2007