"Hydrographie Francoise. Recueil des Cartes Marines Dressees au Depot des Cartes, Plans et Journaux", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Title Pages
Period: 1765 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
15 x 19.3 inches
38.1 x 49 cm
This large allegorical frontispiece features a large map of France with a host of putti and angels. The Hydrographie Francoise was France's principal maritime atlas from the middle of the 18th century onwards.
There are three repaired tears in the bottom right corner.