"Coste Occidentale d'Afrique Depuis le Detroit de Gibraltar…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Northwestern Africa
Period: 1738 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
7.8 x 9.8 inches
19.8 x 24.9 cm
Map of the northwestern coast of Africa covering from the Strait of Gibraltar to just below the Cape Verde Islands. There is a wealth of information along the coastlines. Embellished with a compass rose and decorative title cartouche featuring leaf and scroll motifs.
Issued folding and now flattened with very faint toning along one fold.