Carte Reduite Des Mers Du Nord, ...
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An attractive chart from Prevost's "Histoire Generale Des Voyages" depicting the North Atlantic from the English Channel and Newfoundland north to illustrate the extent of Arctic knowledge in the mid-eighteenth century. The coasts of Greenland, Iceland and Scandinavia, including the Baltic are well detailed. With attractive hand-colour.
region: Maps of Scandinavia & The Arctic
mapmaker: J. N. Bellin
place and date of publication: Paris 1758-
medium and colour: copperplate, Colouredref: 43156
size in mm: 335 by 450mm (13.25 by 17.75 inches).
Price: £ 280£ 196
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