Isle of Cayenne Antique Map French Guiana, Bellin 1764
Titled: Carte L’Isle De Cayenne.
Description: Cayenne Island South America antique map, copperplate engraved map with hand coloring.
Cartographer: 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: Prevost. Histoire Générale des voyages.
Publishers: Prévost, Abbé, 1697-1763 - Meusnier de Querlon, A.-G. 1702-1780 - Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 – 1780.
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Sheet app.: 44.5 x 32 cm. 17.5 x 12.5 inches Image app.: 32 x 24 cm. 12.5 x 9.5 inches. Condition: Very good, fold as published, light spotted borders.