Catalog Archive
Auction 95, Lot 346

"Partie de la Coste de Guinee Depuis la Riviere de Sierra Leona Jusquau Cap das Palmas", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Western Africa

Period: 1746 (dated)

Publication: Prevost's Historie generale des voyages

Color: Black & White

13 x 9.1 inches
33 x 23.1 cm

Attractive map of the region with pretty good detail along the coasts and rivers. The interior is left blank and is nicely filled with a floral scroll title cartouche. Large compass rose and rhumb lines fill the sea.


Condition: A

Light impression, else fine.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $30

Closed on 6/13/2001