"Partie des Isles Antilles I. Partie", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Lesser Antilles
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime
Color: Hand Color
6.3 x 8.5 inches
16 x 21.6 cm
This copper engraved map illustrates the coastlines of Saint Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenada in nice detail. It also shows the location of smaller islands. Rococo-style title cartouche, rhumb lines and fleur-de-lys decorate.
References: Sellers & Van Ee #1963.
Printed on thick hand-laid paper with wide margins. A little marginal toning and a couple spots, map image is very good. Tiny portion of upper right corner tip missing.