Auction 98, Lot 365

"Carte de Karazm, Turkestan et Grande Bukarie pour Servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages…", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Central Asia

Period: 1749 (dated)


Color: Black & White

12.2 x 8.7 inches
31 x 22.1 cm

Crisply engraved map centered on Turkestan. Extends to include the Black and Caspian Seas, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and the northern reaches of Iran and Afghanistan. Good watershed detail and locates numerous cities and villages.


Condition: B

Some light offsetting.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/6/2002