Paraguay map Carte du Paraguay Buenos Aires Bellin 1756
Titled: Carte du Paraguay et des Pays voisins…
Description: Attractive antique map of Paraguay in the 18th century, shows Buenos Aires and Rio de la Plata and the Salado River. The map is copperplate engraved with hand coloring and a decorative title cartouche.
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.
Origin: Prevost, L`Histoire Generale des Voyages.
Fine original antique copper plate engraving with hand coloring.
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Size: Sheet app.: 33 x 24 cm. 13 x 9.5 inches. Image app.: 31 x 20.5 cm. 12.25 x 9 inches. Condition: Fine map in very good overall condition, fold as published.