Carte de LIsle de Teneriffe old map Tenerife by Bellin 1764. Title: Carte de LIsle de Teneriffe. Description: Tenerife antique old map of the Canary Islands, Spain. It’s dominated by Mt. Teide, a dormant volcano that is Spain’s tallest peak. Origin map by the cartographer mapmaker Nicolas Bellin. The map is copperplate engraved with hand coloring published in Antoine-François Prevost’s monumental 20 volume edition of L`Histoire Generale des Voyages published by Pierre de Hondt, The Hague between 1747 1780. 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. Most of the plates in the Dutch edition of Prévost’s “Histoire générale des voyages” are signed by the engraver van der Schley. Authentic Antique Old Maps & Prints from the past See our historic maps of the Centuries of the World continents. 16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. 19 x 25.5 cm. 7.5 x 10 inches. 15 x 20.5 cm. 5.75 x 8 inches. Condition: View very good. See our Historical Maps of World History. Map and Maps Cartography of the World. Always real antique maps – Always original – Never reproductions. The item “Carte de LIsle de Teneriffe old map Tenerife by Bellin 1764″ is in sale since Wednesday, July 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Africa Maps”. The seller is “mapandmaps” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: County Map
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- City: 18th century map of Africa.
- Cartographer/Publisher: See map description.
- Format: Atlas Map
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original