Auction 96, Lot 216

"Carte du Golphe du Mexique et des Isles de l'Amerique", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1754 (dated)


Color: Black & White

14.8 x 10.8 inches
37.6 x 27.4 cm

Charming map of the islands of the Caribbean, which includes those parts of the United States & Mexico that border the Gulf of Mexico, Central America, and the northern coastline of South America. Routes of several explorers are shown with many coastal place names.


Condition: B

Overall very good sharp impression, but with light area of toning.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/12/2001