Auction 97, Lot 264

"La Ville de Cayenne", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Cayenne - French Guyana

Period: 1753 (circa)

Publication: L' Histoire generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

10.7 x 8.5 inches
27.2 x 21.6 cm

Attractive copper engraved plan showing the fortifications and major buildings of this important fort and natural harbor. Decorated with a floral title cartouche and a compass rose.


Condition: A

Later color. Extra paper added at binding side.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/5/2001