Title: Carte des Isles Qui Sont a L’Embouchure de Rieviere de Canton.
Antique Map of China, Pearl River, Delta Canton river and Macao area.
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: Leaf app.: 35 x 24.5 cm. 13.5 x 9.25 inches. Image app.: 32 x 21 cm. 12.5 x 8.25 inches. Condition: View very good, folds as published, marginal repair, part border redone.