Catalog Archive
Auction 174, Lot 376

"Carte des Isles Canaries. Dressee sur les Journaux des Navigateurs", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canary Islands

Period: 1746 (dated)

Publication: La Harpe's Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

11.1 x 8.1 inches
28.2 x 20.6 cm
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Delicately engraved French style title cartouche, compass rose and rhumb lines make this a very attractive map of these important Atlantic islands.


Condition: A

A crisp impression, issued folding with a hint of offsetting, a printer's crease at left, and marginal soiling.

Estimate: $80 - $95

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/11/2019