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Carte des Isles Canaries

Bellin's beautifully designed map of the Spanish Canary Islands, "drawn from the journals of navigators," with a dramatic compass rose in the center and a decorative foliage cartouche, from the atlas of Prevost d'Exiles' influential travel book, Histoire Generale des Voyages.
Item Number: RS2007
Cartographer: Bellin
Place & Date: Paris / 1746/1760
Size: 11" x 7 7/8"
Condition: b&w; margins extended with contemporary paper to fit the size of the atlas volume
Price: $215.00