Auction 125, Lot 394

"Carte de l'Isle de Caienne, et de ses Environs", Bellin/Van Schley

Subject: French Guiana

Period: 1753 (dated)

Publication: Raynal's Histoire Philosophique et Politique…

Color: Hand Color

11 x 8.5 inches
27.9 x 21.6 cm

Attractive chart of the coast of French Guyana locating the important fortifications and natural harbor of Cayenne. It is decorated with a fine title cartouches and a compass rose. Dutch title at bottom: Kaart van het Eiland Cayenne.


Condition: A+

Fine original color.

Estimate: $120 - $160


Closed on 9/24/2008