PLAN De Plusieurs Bayes decouvertes aux Terres de Feu au-de-la du Cap Rond, dans le Detroit de MAGELLAN<br><br>
122.Histoire Generale des Voyages. 1764 Stock Code: 56996
Bellin was appointed hydrographer (chief cartographer) to the French Navy upon the creation of France's hydrographic office, the Dépôt des cartes et plans de la Marine.Over a 50 year career, he produced a large number of maps and charts. The accuracy of Bellin's charts ensured that they were in use for many years.
Copper engraving. Hand coloured.
Fine condition; good margins.
Size: 22 x 16 cm. (8½ x 6½ inches)
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