Asia map, Carte De L’Indoustan Suivant Bellin Map 1752
Title: Carte De L’indoustan Suivant Les Cartes Les Plus Recentes…Ie Feuille Par M Bellin Ing De La Marine 1752
Description: Old Antique Map of Afghanistan, Pakistan, Hindustan, Tibet and India Showing The Mouth of The Ganges.
The map is copperplate engraved with Hand-Coloring and a decorative title cartouche.
Mapmaker Cartographer: 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.
Publisher: Antonine de Prevost d' Exile's Histoire generale des voyages.
Engraver: Jakob van der Schley aka Jakob van Schley (26 July 1715 Amsterdam - 12 February 1779 Amsterdam) was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver. He studied under Bernard Picart (1673-1733)
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Size: Sheet app.: 39.5 x 25.5 cm. 15.5 x 10.25 inches. Image app.: 34 x 23 cm. 13.5 x 9 inches. Condition: Very good, fold as published.