Cabo Verde, Kaapverdische Eilanden, Boa Vista, Praia; Jacques Nicolas Bellin - CARTE des Isles du CAP VERD (...) - Ca 1750

Description
Cabo Verde, Kaapverdische Eilanden, Boa Vista, Praia; Jacques Nicolas Bellin - CARTE des Isles du CAP VERD (...) - Ca 1750
Hand-colored copper engraving from the Cape Verde Islands

Folds are as issued. Wide margins. Verso blank. Lovely fresh paper.


Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) was a leading French hydrographer and geographer. During his career of over 50 years he produced a large number of maps for, among others, the French Ministry of Navy.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Cabo Verde
Geographical specification
Kaapverdische Eilanden, Boa Vista, Praia
Map maker/ publisher
Jacques Nicolas Bellin
Map/ Book title
CARTE des Isles du CAP VERD (...)
Period
Ca 1750
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Hand-colored copper engraving from the Cape Verde Islands
Size of the largest image
21.5×28.5 cm
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