West Africa Senegal river Sanaga c.1746 Bellin hand color old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Cours de la Riviere de Senegal.
(West Africa- Sanaga river- Dombo- menage- Ender- la desert- Enghiagnet)
Issued 1746, Paris, by JN Bellin.
Beautiful mid-18th century antique map, engraved with lovely hand color. The outstanding hand color creates a most pleasing overall visual quality.
Light uniform paper age toning, remaining clean - a near-superior visual example.
Sheet measures c. 10" x 13 1/2".
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2" x 8 5/8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, 1. p. 116.