VUE DE LA PAINTE DU NORD EST DE L ISLE STE. CATHERINE (AND) VUE DE L'ENTREE SEPTENTRIONALE DU PORT

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Vue de la Painte du Nord Est de L Isle Ste. Catherine (and) Vue de L'Entree Septentrionale du Port

Copper plate engraving, c.1767.
Image 7 3/4 x 13 7/8" (19.6 x 25.2 cm).
Good condition. B/W.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95703
Price: $75.00
Publisher : Published by Jean Francois de La Harpe, Paris.
These sea ward views show a portion of Island Santa Catarina - Brazil, (Portuguese: Ilha de Santa Catarina) This island is located off the coast of Chile.

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. 313"
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