CARTE GENERALE DES COSTES D'IRELANDE ET DES COSTES OCCIDENTALES D'ANGLETERRE.

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Jacques Bellin


Carte Generale des Costes d'Irelande et des Costes Occidentales d'Angleterre.

Copper plate engraving, c.1753
23 7/8 x 33 3/4" (605 x 856 mm) plus margins.
Good condition save for some splitting along centerfold and minor splits along sheet edges. Hand colored in outline.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 71162
Price: $1,350.00
Publisher : Published by the Depot de la Marine, Paris.
This beautiful chart was first issued in "Le Neptune Francais" in 1693. The plate was later acquired and reissued by Depot General de la Marine, the official French Government agency of nautical charts. The inset shows the mouth of the Dee River in Wales. Engraved by Herman Van Loon. Maps

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