CARTE DE L'ISTHME DE PANAMA ET DES PROVINCES DE VERAGUA TERRE FERME ET DARIEN.

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Jacques Bellin


Carte de l'Isthme de Panama et des Provinces de Veragua Terre Ferme et Darien.

Copper plate engraving, 1754.
Image 3/4 x 11 1/2" (19.5 x 29.4 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95650
Price: $250.00
Publisher : Published by Jean Francois de La Harpe, Paris.
Bellin’s map of Panama which 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.

Manuscript number in lower margin "No. 275"
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