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  • Title/Content of Map: Rare large world Map
  • Date Printed: 1740-1770's
  • Cartographer: J.N. Bellin & J.F. La Harpe
  • Material/Medium: Paper
  • Size: 21 1/4" x 28"

    Copperplate engraved. From the 'Abrege de L'Histoire Generale des Voyages.' Published in Paris.

    Jacques-Nicolas Bellin(1703-1772) was a French cartographer, hydrographer and geographer. Born in Paris, Bellin was a member of the French intellectual group, the philosophes, a member of the Academie de Marine and of the Royal Society of London. His career spanned over five decades in which he produced a large number of maps for the Dépot des Cartes et Plans de la Marine.

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  • Condition
    Excellent
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    Bellin / la Harpe: Antique Map of the World, 1740

    Estimate $350 - $400Jan 09, 2018
    Starting Price $1
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