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Lot 0025
  • Title/Content of Map: Carte des Parties du Nord-Ouest de l'Amerique
  • Cartographer: Bellin
  • Place & Date: Paris / 1753/1760
  • Size: 10 3/4" x 8 1/8"
  • Condition: b&w; overall age toning; a small repaired puncture hole in the lower left quadrant; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume

    Bellin's map of the upper Hudson Bay showing the routes of Middleton and Ellis on their voyages in search of the elusive Northwest Passage to the Pacific in 1742 and 1746, from the atlas of Prevost d'Exiles' Histoire Generale des Voyages.

    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.

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  • Condition

    b&w; overall age toning; a small repaired puncture hole in the lower left quadrant; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume?

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    Bellin: Antique Map of Hudson Bay Region, 1753

    Auction ended on Wed, Jan 10, 2018
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    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
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