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Lot 0063
  • Title/Content of Map: 1827 c. Bellin Map of New Orleans -- Plan de la Nouvelle-Orleans sur les Manuscrits du Depot des Cartes de la Marine
  • Date Printed: 1827 c., Paris
  • Cartographer: J Bellin
  • Size: 7.4 x 10.8 in.

    This iconic historical map of New Orleans details the city center, today’s French Quarter. Plenty of detail is offered: government buildings, churches, prison, hospital, monastery, army & navy quarters, canal and quay. The streets are shown include Bourbon St., Chartres St., etc. Eighteen individual buildings are keyed to a list. This became the standard map of New Orleans throughout the eighteenth century. This is a less frequently seen later, 1827 issue, with the initial issues dating from ca. 1744-1764.

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Fair-Good. Good impression, uncolored. Scattered foxing throughout. Slight wrinkling and issued folds.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Bellin: Antique Map of New Orleans, 1827

    Estimate $175 - $200Jan 31, 2018
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert