Africa map Coast Of Guinea old engraving Bellin 1773
Title: Fortsetzung Der Karte Von Der Kuste Von Guinea… Oder Der Gold Kuste. La Coste D’Or.
Old antique map of the Gold Coast of Africa, copperplate engraved with hand coloring.
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.
Origin: Histoire Générale des Voyages (Paris, 1746-1759; 15 volumes) with maps and views by Jacques-Nicolas Bellin.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints.
Size: (length x high) Sheet app.: 49 x 26 cm. 19 x 10.25 inches. Image app.: 43.5 x 22.5 cm. 17 x 8.75 inches. Condition: Fine map in very good overall condition. Folds as published.