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AFRICA LION CAMEL ANTIQUE PRINT ANTIQUE PRINT AFRICANISCHE LOEWE BELLIN 1750
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Africa Lion & Camel Antique Print Africa Wildlife Bellin 1750

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Africa Wildlife antique print of a Africa lion and Camel, the print is copperplate engraved with hand coloring.

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Africa Lion & Camel Antique Print Africa Wildlife Bellin 1750

Title: 1. Africanische Loewe. 2. Kameel vom grunen Vorgebirge.
Description: Africa Wildlife antique print of a Africa lion and Camel, the print is copperplate engraved with hand coloring. Mapmaker Bellin.

Cartographer/mapmaker
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. Over a 50 year career, he produced a large number of maps of particular interest to the Ministère de la Marine.

Engraved by Jakob van der Schley aka Jakob van Schley a Dutch engraver. He studied under Bernard Picart.
Most of the plates in the Dutch edition of Prévost's "Histoire générale des voyages" are signed by van der Schley.

Publishers: Prévost, Abbé, 1697-1763 - Meusnier de Querlon, A.-G. 1702-1780 - Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 – 1780.

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Size:
Image app. : 14 x 19 cm. 5.5 x 7.75 inches + borders.
Condition : Overall view very good.