Auction 101, Lot 252

"Le Paraguay Tire des Relations les plus Recentes", Sanson/Mariette

Subject: Central South America

Period: 1668 (dated)

Publication: Cartes Generales

Color: Hand Color

21.4 x 16 inches
54.4 x 40.6 cm

Handsome map of Paraguay that includes Uruguay and part Argentina, Chile and Peru. Beautifully engraved to show topography, missions and villages and adorned with a decorative cartouche.

References: Phillips (A) #3436.

Condition: B

Repair of a small hole near bottom centerfold with some damp stain.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/4/2002