1773 Bellin Rare Krevelt issue Map of VENEZUELA - Course of the ORINOCO RIVER

£116.00

Map of the mouth of the river Poumaron [near the current Essequibo river in Guyana]

Rare Dutch edition engraved by Krevelt..

This fine, original copper-plate engraved antique map of the Orinoco River, South America, by Jacques Nicolas Bellin in 1750 was published in Antoine François Prevosts 15 volumes of Histoire Generale des Voyageswritten by Prevost & other authors between 1746-1790.

25 x 47.5 cm

Excellent condition. Old folds flattened. Minor trimming to lower margin (not inside border).

Last image depicts paper quality under a light tray. This fine, original copper-plate engraved antique map of the Orinoco River, South America, by Jacques Nicolas Bellin in 1750 was published in Antoine François Prevosts 15 volumes of Histoire Generale des Voyageswritten by Prevost & other authors between 1746-1790.