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  • Map: Carte du Mexique/Kaart van het Mexico
  • Cartographer: Bellin / van der Schley
  • Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1754/1771
  • Size: 12" x 8 1/2"
  • Condition: wash color; a beautifully colored and preserved exemplar

    Bellin's charming, delicately colored map of the Mexican heartland, from "The History of European Settlements" in van der Schley's dutch edition.

    Jacques-Nicolas Bellin(1703-1772) was a French cartographer, hydrographer and geographer. Born in Paris, Bellin was a member of the French intellectual group, the philosophes, a member of the Academie de Marine and of the Royal Society of London. His career spanned over five decades in which he produced a large number of maps for the Dépot des Cartes et Plans de la Marine.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $17.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • Canada/Mexico: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within Canada or Mexico
  • Internationsl: Flat-rate of $45.00 to anywhere within the world.
  • Location: This item ships from New York.

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  • Condition

    wash color; a beautifully colored and preserved exemplar

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    Bellin: Antique Map of The Mexican Heartland, 1754

    Estimate $60 - $70Nov 15, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert