Auction 148, Lot 749

"Plan du Fort et de la Ville du Cap de Bonne Esperance", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Cape of Good Hope

Period: 1761 (circa)

Publication: Prevost's Suite de l'Histoire Generale des Voyages…

Color: Hand Color

10.5 x 8.3 inches
26.7 x 21.1 cm

Detailed plan of the Dutch fort and settlement at the Cape of Good Hope showing the town and fort with a key at bottom listing fourteen important locations.


Condition: A

Nice impression and color with a printer's crease at top and a tiny hole in the key that has been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/19/2014