"Plan de la Ville et Cite de St. Francois de Quito…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Quito, Ecuador
Period: 1754 (circa)
Color: Black & White
12.8 x 7.3 inches
32.5 x 18.5 cm
This lovely town plan of Quito, Ecuador identifies significant churches, parishes, monastic establishments, and government and municipal buildings with a lettered and numbered key at left. A cross on the map at left pinpoints El Panecillo, a hill of volcanic origin, and current site of the city's iconic Madonna of Quito monument.
Folding, as issued with a bit of faint offsetting.