Carte des Costes de France et D'Espagne.


Title:
Carte des Costes de France et D'Espagne.
Date:
C1746
Mapmaker:
Nicholas Bellin (1703-1772)
Image Size:
225mm x 280mm (8.86" x 11.02")
Condition:
In good condition with folds as issued.
Technique:
Copper engraving hand coloured
Price:

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$A 75
Stock Number:
HGDV 0117 EU SPA (NTG ) (C021)
Description:
Map of Spain and France with decorative title.
Biography:

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 - 1772)

The French multifaceted hydrographer and geographer had an incredibly successful 50 year career producing maps. His illustrious career started at just 18 years of age when he was appointed Chief Cartographer to the French Navy in 1721. His attention to detail, accuracy and high standard of workmanship resulted in him playing an integral role to France’s leadership in European cartography.  In addition to being the Chief Cartographer of France’s hydrographic office, he was also a member of the Académie de Marine, the Royal Society of London, and thePhilosophes (a French intellectual group).

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