1757 Jacques Bellin MAP Plan de Buenos-Ayres, Buenos Aires, Argentina

£190.00

Original antique map / plan of the Capital City of Argentina Buenos Aires by Jacques Nicolas Bellin was published in the 1757 French & Dutch.

Seaman Juan Díaz de Solís, navigating in the name of Spain, was the first European to reach the Río de la Plata in 1516. His expedition was cut short when he was killed during an attack by the native Charrúa tribe in what is now Uruguay..

Plate image: 28 x 18 cm. 10.75 x 7 inches on muck larger sheet. Folds as issued.