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Bellin’s Map of the Yugorsky Strait

SKU: 7973
£100.00

Title:
Bellin’s Map of the Yugorsky Strait

Date of publication:
c.1758

Printed Measurement:
21.5 x 32 cm

Colour:
modern

Mapmaker(s):

  • Jacques Nicolas Bellin
  • Carte du Dètriot de Waeigats, ou de Nassau

    Copper engraving, 21.5 x 32 cm, recent hand-colour, blank verso. A map of the Yugorsky Strait, in the Arctic Sea, separating Vaygach Island from the mainland; here illustrating the Dutch voyage of 1594 by William Barentsz in search of a northeast passage.