"Coste Occidentale d'Afrique, Depuis le XIe Degre de Latitude Meridionale, Jusqu'au Cap de Bonne Esperance...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Southern Africa
Period: 1739 (dated)
Publication: La Harpe's Histoire Generale des Voyages
Color: Hand Color
10.4 x 9.8 inches
26.4 x 24.9 cm
Covers the southwestern coast of Africa extending from Benguela to the Cape of Good Hope, presenting coastal detail only. The map extends west to include St. Helena island. Adorned with a decorative title cartouche and a compass rose.
Issued folding on a bright sheet of watermarked paper with minor offsetting and marginal soiling.