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Carte du Golphe de Mexique et des Isles de l'Amerique/Kaart van de Golf van Mexico

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The prolific French cartographer Bellin's West Indies and Gulf Coast map for Prévost's influential Histoire Générale des Voyages includes the routes of the conquistadors Ponce de Leon, Hernandez de Cordoba, and Cortez, as well as a delightful scroll and floral cartouche. This beautifully colored exemplar is from the Dutch edition of Prévost's work.
Item Number: gg1705
Cartographer: Jacques Bellin / van der Schley
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1771
Size: 15" x 10 3/4"
Condition: outline color; light overall age toning; folded as issued
Price: SOLD