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Carte de la Coste Orientale d’Afrique…

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Article ID AF0423
Artist Bellin (1703-1772)
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also Official Hydrographer to the French King and one of the most important French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. Bellin produced a substantial number of important separately issued maps, particularly reflecting continuing discoveries and political events in the Americas.
Title Carte de la Coste Orientale d’Afrique…
Year ca. 1758
Description
Map shows total Somalia, Kenia and Tansania with Sansiba, Tanga, Mombaza, Mogadishu etc.m and a decorative title vartouche.
Place of Publication Paris
Dimensions (cm)24,5 x 19,5
ConditionSome folds
Coloringcolored
TechniqueCopper print

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