Carte Reduite de l'Islande et des Mers que en sont voisines
A later edition of Bellin's large, beautifully designed and engraved map of Iceland and the "surrounding seas" from the Hydrographie Francaise. The map encompasses the Faroe Islands and parts of Greenland and the Shetland Islands and includes a magnificent title cartouche.
Place & Date:
Paris / 1767
32 1/2" x 21 1/2"
b&w; light overall age toning, somewhat darker along centerfold; some spotting, mostly in the wide side margins; otherwise a strong impression.