Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1754 J. Schley; Bellin - Carte du Lac De Mexico Tezeuco, Capistlan, Xicalopa - Map
J.N. Bellin; J. Schley
"Carte du Lac De Mexico, et de ses Environs Lors de la Conqueste des Espanols"
6.4 x 7.9 inches
16.3 x 20.1 cm
Attractive map of Mexico City showing its position on the Lakes with connecting causeways, after its conquest by Spain.
Locates the towns of Tezeuco, Capistlan, Xicalopa, Curtaleco, Tacuba and many smaller towns and settlements in the outlying areas.
Includes a decorative title cartouche with scroll & shell motifs in the rococo style
Excellent hand colour Vertical fold as issued, strong and clear impression on heavy paper. Excellent condition.