Auction 96, Lot 428

"Carte de l'Indoustan Suivant les Cartes les plus recentes, Conciliees avec les Relations et les details Geographiques inseres dans l'Histoire Generale des Voyages", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Northern India, Pakistan and Afghanistan

Period: 1752 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
13.2 x 9 inches
33.5 x 22.9 cm

Attractive map of the region engraved to illustrate mountains, rivers and towns. Rococo style title and distance scale cartouches. This is the first sheet in a series of maps of the sub continent.

References:

Condition: B

Light toning along folds with tissue repair of fold separation.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $40

Closed on 9/12/2001

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