Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art
Carte des Isles qui sont a l’Embouchure de la Riviere de Canton…
|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 des Isles qui sont a l’Embouchure de la Riviere de Canton…|
Decorative and detailed map of the area around Macao and just south of Hong Kong Island, showing the islands around the entrance to the Chinese coastal area around Canton river and Macao.
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Dimensions (cm)||21 x 32|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )