"Environs de Leogane et du Port au Prince dans l'Isle de St. Domingue", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime
Color: Hand Color
14.1 x 8.8 inches
35.8 x 22.4 cm
This chart shows the coastal area around Port-au-Prince extending to Leogane. There is good detail of the surrounding topography, villages, and roads. Embellished with a lovely rococo-style title cartouche, fleur-de-lis, rhumb lines, soundings, and anchorages.
References: Sellers & Van Ee #1890.
A nice impression on watermarked paper with marginal soiling and light toning along the edges of the sheet.