Auction 102, Lot 248

"Yucatan Conventus Iuridici Hispaniae Novae Pars Occidentalis, et Guatimala Conventus Iuridicus", Montanus, Arnoldus

Subject: Mexico and Central America

Period: 1671 (circa)

Publication: Die Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld

Color: Black & White

Size:
14.4 x 11.4 inches
36.6 x 29 cm

Decorative map of Central America and the Yucatan peninsula based on Blaeu's map of the region. The map is richly adorned with a figural title cartouche and decorated with Neptune and his entourage, sailing ships and a sea battle.

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Condition: A+

Clean and bright with a fine impression. Couple of expert repairs in margins.

Estimate: $400 - $475

Sold for: $350

Closed on 3/5/2003

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