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Carte Reduite des Costes Occidentales d’Afrique..

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Article ID AF0434
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 Reduite des Costes Occidentales d’Afrique..
Year ca. 1753
Description
Detailed map of the western coast of Afrika showing Senegal, Gambia, Guinea, Mauretania and the Cap Verdes. Partly the Canaries, with a decorativ cartouche and wind rose.
Place of Publication Paris
Dimensions (cm)87 x 55 cm
ConditionPerfect condition
Coloringcolored
TechniqueCopper print

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