Antique old map of Mexico City with Lake Mexico. Copper engraving 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: Sheet app.: 16.5 x 22.5 cm. 7.25 x 8.8 inches. Image app.: 14 x 19 cm. 5.5 x 7.5 inches. Condition: Fine map in excellent condition/folds as published/added part border.