Asia Coast of Persia West Coast of India Jacques Nicolas Bellin 1740

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Date:

1740

Maker:

Jacques Nicolas Bellin

Short Title:

Coast of Persia, Gusarat and Malabar (West Coast of India)

Full Title:

Carte des Costes de Perse, Gusarat, et Malabar. Tiree de la Carte Francoise de L’Ocean Oriental. Publiee Par Ordre de Mgr. le Compte De Maurepas, en 1740. Tome I. in 4°. No. 5, Tome Ier in 8°. Page 78.

Source:

L’abbe Antoine Francois Prevost’s Atlas de l’Historie Generale des Voyages, Volume I (25 volumes), Paris, 1746–1789. Maps by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, the elder (1703–1772).

Size of Map:

24.7 x 19.6 cm.  approximately (9.75 x 7.75 in.)

Description:

Hand colored. Includes names of countries, regions, coastal cities, islands and bodies of water. Decorative cartouche located at left centre, compass rose in lower centre. Notes on the sites of Longitudinal and Latitudinal measurement by the “astronomer,” are provided in lower left corner. A part of the bottom left hand margin has been cut close to the print line.

References:

Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers Revised Edition Vol. (A – D), pp.116–7 and Vol. (K – P), pg, 460; Phillips/LeGear 5991, 5.

Price:
$210.00
SKU:
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