Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 520

"Carte de l'Islande situee entre le 64 et 66 Deg. de Lat. Sept.", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Iceland

Period: 1764 (published)


Color: Hand Color

6.3 x 8.3 inches
16 x 21.1 cm

Attractively colored, small map of Iceland with rudimentary geographical information and good detail of the coastline. The map is oriented with north to the right and is embellished with a decorative title cartouche and a fleur-de-lys.


Condition: A

Some minor toning at edges. Wide margins with small amount of soiling, else fine.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 3/6/2007