CARTE DES ENVIRONS DE LA VILLE DE MEXICO.

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Jacques Bellin


Carte des Environs de la Ville de Mexico.

Copper plate engraving, 1754.
Image 7 7/8 x 6 3/8" (20 x 16.1 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95640
Price: $195.00
Publisher : Published by Jean Francois de La Harpe, Paris.
Bellins map of Mexico City and environs. This map appeared in Prevost's "L'Histoire Generale des Voyages".

The cartographer Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the eighteenth century. He was appointed the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also the Official Hydrographer to the French King.

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