Catalog Archive

Auction 101, Lot 254

"Le Paraguay ou les R.R. P P. de la Compagnie de Jesus ont repandu leurs Missions", Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Subject: Central South America

Period: 1733 (dated)

Publication: Lettres Edifiantes et Curieuses

Color: Hand Color

11.8 x 11.6 inches
30 x 29.5 cm

Attractive and detailed map of the central part of South America. It shows the Jesuit missions and was published in a Jesuit report in 1780. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: B

Closed trimmed on binding side with a tiny tear into border, repaired with archival tape. Folds as issued.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/4/2002