Cap Corse Castle Ghana Fort Anglois Old map Bellin 1750
Titled: Plan Du Fort Anglois Et De La Ville Du Cape De Corse.
Description: Fine antique map of Cape Coast Castle in Ghana, showcasing the historical significance of this slave castle during the trans-Atlantic slave trade. The map, titled "Plan Du Fort Anglois Et De La Ville Du Cape De Corse" and created by Jacques Nicolas Bellin in 1750, features intricate copperplate engravings with hand coloring.
Cartographer: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) Bellin was born in Paris. He was hydrographer of France's hydrographic office, member of the Académie de Marine and of the Royal Society of London.
Origin: Atlas of Prevost Histoire Generale des Voyages
Size: Print is Guaranteed authentic. Size leaf app: 37 x 25.5 cm. 14.5 x 10 inches. Image app: 21 x 14.5 cm. 8.2 x5.7 inches. Condition: Beautiful hand-colored engraved map of Cape Coast Castle in Ghana, in very good condition. No water spots, not a copy, it shows the original antique map.