"Coste Occidentale d Afrique, Depuis le Detroit de Gibraltar Jusqu'au XIe. Degre de Latitude Septentrionale...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Northwestern Africa
Period: 1738 (dated)
Publication: La Harpe's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
7.9 x 9.8 inches
20.1 x 24.9 cm
Map of the northwestern coast of Africa covering from the Strait of Gibraltar to just below the Cape Verde Islands. There is a wealth of information along the coastlines. Embellished with a compass rose and decorative title cartouche featuring leaf and scroll motifs.
A crisp impression, issued folding on paper with a bunch of grapes watermark and marginal soiling.