"Plan de la Ville de Carthagene des Indes...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Cartagena, Colombia
Period: 1752 (circa)
Publication: Histoire Generale des Voyages...
Color: Hand Color
12.6 x 7.4 inches
32 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.
A sharp impression with light toning along the edges of the sheet.