Antique Map Africa

Africa, Côte du Cap Verd, old map Gorée Islands Bellin 1749

Africa, Côte du Cap Verd, old map Gorée Islands Bellin 1749

Africa, Côte du Cap Verd, old map Gorée Islands Bellin 1749

Africa Côte du Cap Verd old map Gorée Islands Bellin 1749. Title: Carte Éxacte de la Côte du Cap Verd Description: Bird's-eye view of the slave trade isles Cape Emanuel and Gorée Senegal. Copper engraved map hand colored with a bird eye view of the islands. Origin: Abbe Prevost d'Exiles. Cartographer/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. Engraved by Jakob van der Schley aka Jakob van Schley a Dutch engraver.

He studied under Bernard Picart. Most of the plates in the Dutch edition of Prévost's "Histoire générale des voyages" are signed by van der Schley. Authentic Antique Old Maps & Prints from the past See our historic maps of the Centuries of the World continents.

16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. 16.5 x 22.5 cm. 6.5 x 9 inches.

14.5 x 20.5 cm. 5.5 x 8 inches. Condition: Very good, folds as published. For the complete Map and Print collection see our online site. MapandMaps Cartography of the World.

Always real antique maps - Always original - Never reproductions. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps". The seller is "mapandmaps" and is located in this country: CY.

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  • Country/Region: Cape Verde
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Format: Africa original map, no fake.
  • Type: County Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772)
  • Year: Condition: See lower page.
    Africa, Côte du Cap Verd, old map Gorée Islands Bellin 1749