Auction 103, Lot 213

"Nova Hispania Nova Galicia Guatimala", Montanus, Arnoldus

Subject: Mexico and Central America

Period: 1671 (circa)

Publication: Die Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld

Color: Black & White

14 x 11.4 inches
35.6 x 29 cm

A fine map based on the cartography of Hessel Gerritsz. The map includes Mexico through Costa Rica with nice detail. Large pictorial cartouche depicting Native Americans loading goods for a European trader.


Condition: A

Crisp impression with faint toning along centerfold, still very good.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $400

Closed on 6/11/2003