Catalog Archive
Auction 164, Lot 399

"Carte Reduite de l'Isle d'Antigue Dressee au Depost des Cartes Plans et Journaux de la Marine...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Antigua

Period: 1758 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

16.4 x 22.4 inches
41.7 x 56.9 cm

Fine, large-scale map of Antigua provides detailed information on the roads, topography, parishes, towns, settlements, soundings and anchorages. It is decorated with a large, floral-garland draped title cartouche and rhumb lines. Seal of the Depot de la Marine in map and Prix. Dix huit Sols at bottom right.

References: Tooley (MCC-55) #29.

Condition: B+

A nice impression with light soiling.

Estimate: $400 - $500


Closed on 9/13/2017