"Suite du Perou Audience de Lima", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Northern Peru
Period: 1770 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
11.3 x 8 inches
28.7 x 20.3 cm
Copper engraved map covering the northern two-thirds of Peru. The map shows Pisco near the bottom and extends north to above 6° S. latitude. It names Lima, Cuzco, Abancay, Guamanga, Guamuco, Cambas, Yurimanguas, Naranjos, Moyobamba, and more. There is nice detail of smaller towns, mountain ranges, and rivers.
A nice impression on watermarked paper with wide margins and a couple of minor spots.