"Port de la Havane dans l'Isle de Cube", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Havana, Cuba
Period: 1764 (circa)
Publication: Petit Atlas Maritime
Color: Hand Color
6.3 x 8.6 inches
16 x 21.8 cm
Uncommon small plan of the city and harbor of Havana shows the well protected harbor with its fortifications. Rhumblines with fleur-de-lys at upper left and rococo-style title cartouche. List identifies five important buildings. Soundings and shoals are noted in the harbor.
References: Cueto #188
A crisp impression on a bright sheet with a "DUPVY" watermark and minor marginal soiling.