Carte de L ‘Arcipel de St. Lazare Old map Bellin 1752
Title: Carte de L ‘Arcipel de St. Lazare ou les Isles Marianes, Sur les Cartes du P. Alonso Lopez et le Mémoire du P. Morales, Jesuites Espagnols, Missionaires dans ces Isles.
Description: Antique Old Map of the Northern Mariana Islands, 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: Sheet app.: 7.75 x 10 inches. 19.5 x 25.5 cm. Image app.: 6.25 x 8.75 inches. 15.5 x 22.5 cm. Condition: Very good.