"Plan de la Ville de Carthagene des Indes...", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Cartagena, Colombia
Period: 1774 (circa)
Color: Black & White
12.5 x 7.3 inches
31.8 x 18.5 cm
This detailed bird's-eye plan depicts the important port city of Cartagena. Lettered and numbered keys identify 52 places and buildings within the city. A compass rose orients north to the bottom left. The map is adorned with a rococo title cartouche at bottom left.
References: Kapp (MCC-77) #88.
A nice impression with some light staining in the top margin.