"Les Petites Antilles ou les Isles du Vent", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Lesser Antilles
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime
Color: Hand Color
6.5 x 8.7 inches
16.5 x 22.1 cm
A nicely engraved, copper plate map depicting the islands of the West Indies from the Virgin Islands to Grenada. The sheet has a decorative title cartouche, rhumb lines and fleur-de-lys. Engraved for Bellin by Croisey.
References: Sellers & Van Ee #1964.
Printed on a large sheet of thick hand-laid paper with wide margins and a portion of a watermark. A couple spots, else very good.