Bellin’s Map of the Yugorsky Strait

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Carte du Dètriot de Waeigats, ou de Nassau

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Title

Bellin’s Yugorsky Strait

Mapmaker(s)

BELLIN, Jacques Nicolas

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

c.1758

Printed Area Measurements

21.5 x 32 cm

Colour

modern

Full Description

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.