South America, French Guiana, Cayenne, South America; La Haye, P. de Hondt / J.N. Bellin / A.F. Prevost - Carte de l'Isle de Caienne et de ses Environs - 1721-1750

Description
South America, French Guiana, Cayenne, South America; La Haye, P. de Hondt / J.N. Bellin / A.F. Prevost - Carte de l'Isle de Caienne et de ses Environs - 1721-1750
Original colored folio copper plate

This map is an original 1747 engraving on copper (18th Century).

This is the BELLIN & PREVOST edition, published between circa 1747 and 1788, in their rare work:This is the BELLIN & PREVOST edition, published between circa 1747 and 1788, in their rare work: "HISTOIRE GENERALE DES VOYAGES....... AMSTERDAM, 1747".

Beautiful Map/Geographic View, published in the Netherlands, with excellent inking and extraordinary water-colour; considering the year of publication, it is geographically well detailed at every point.

In very good condition, as per photos.

Map overall dimensions: 34 x 27 cm

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
South America
Geographical specification
French Guiana, Cayenne, South America
Map maker/ publisher
La Haye, P. de Hondt / J.N. Bellin / A.F. Prevost
Map/ Book title
Carte de l'Isle de Caienne et de ses Environs
Period
1721-1750
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Original colored folio copper plate
Size of the largest image
27×34 cm
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