Russia, Nova Zembla; Nicolas Bellin - Carte du detroit de Waeigats ou de Nassau (...) - 1758

Description
Russia, Nova Zembla; Nicolas Bellin - Carte du detroit de Waeigats ou de Nassau (...) - 1758
Hand-colored copper engraving from the passage south of the island of Nova Zembla

Condition: good. Adequate margins. Folded as issued. Page contains some foxing. Verso: blank.

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) was a leading French hydrographer and geographer. With a career of over 50 years he produced a large number of cards for, among other things, the French Ministry of Marine. Paris, 1758.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Russia
Geographical specification
Nova Zembla
Map maker/ publisher
Nicolas Bellin
Map/ Book title
Carte du detroit de Waeigats ou de Nassau (...)
Period
1758
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Hand-colored copper engraving from the passage south of the island of Nova Zembla
Size of the largest image
20×30 cm
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