Auction 103, Lot 208

"Parte della Nuova Spagna, o' del Mexico doue sono le Provincie di Guadalaira Xalisco Mecoacan e Mexico…", Coronelli, Vicenzo Maria

Subject: Mexico

Period: 1695 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.8 x 17.8 inches
60.5 x 45.2 cm

Beautifully decorated map of western Mexico covering the area along the Pacific Coast from Xiamora to Acapulco, with a vivid portrayal of the volcano of Popocatepec. Decorated with an elaborate, garlanded title cartouche and an equally sumptuous cartouche for the scale of miles.

References:

Condition: B

Printer's crease and minor paper flaw at bottom centerfold. Minor damp stain in blank margins. Crisp engraving with later color.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $400

Closed on 6/11/2003

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