Auction 96, Lot 256

"Carte des Isles Canaries", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canary Islands

Period: 1746 (dated)

Publication: Prevost's Histoire generale des voyages

Color: Black & White

Size:
11.1 x 8 inches
28.2 x 20.3 cm

Delightful copper engraved map of the island chain. Delicately engraved French style title cartouche, compass rose and rhumb lines make this a very attractive map.

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Condition: A

Closely trimmed at binding side and one tiny spot, else fine.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/12/2001

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