South America, Straat Le Maire; JN Bellin - Carte du Detroit De Le Maire, Dressee sur les Journaux de Navigateurs (...) - ca 1755

Description
South America, Straat Le Maire; JN Bellin - Carte du Detroit De Le Maire, Dressee sur les Journaux de Navigateurs (...) - ca 1755
Hand-colored copper engraving in excellent condition.

Wide margins Folds are as issued. Verso: blank. Beautiful, fresh copy.

The shows Le Maire Strait, a sea passage between Staten Island (Isla de los Estados) and Tierra del Fuego in the southern extremity of South America.


Hand-coloured copper engraving, published in Paris in 'L'Histoire générale des voyages,' Antoine François Prévost around 1755. Cartographer: Jaques Nicolas Bellin.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
South America
Geographical specification
Straat Le Maire
Map maker/ publisher
JN Bellin
Map/ Book title
Carte du Detroit De Le Maire, Dressee sur les Journaux de Navigateurs (...)
Period
ca 1755
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Hand-colored copper engraving in excellent condition.
Size of the largest image
19.5×27.5 cm
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