"Plan de la Ville de Carthagene des Indes", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Cartagena, Colombia
Period: 1752 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
12.7 x 7.4 inches
32.3 x 18.8 cm
Detailed bird's-eye plan of the important port city of Cartagena. Lettered and numbered keys identify numerous places and buildings within the city. A compass rose orients north to the bottom left. Adorned with a rococo cartouche.
References: Kapp (MCC-77) #88.
Issued folding, now flattened, on watermarked paper with light offsetting and minor toning.