Auction 103, Lot 220

"Cuba Insul [on sheet with] Hispaniola [and] Havana Portus [and] I. Iamaica [and] I. S. Ioannis [and] I. Margareta", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Greater Antilles

Period: 1630 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 5.6 inches
18.3 x 14.2 cm

Copper engraved maps of Cuba above Hispaniola with smaller insets of Havana, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Margarita. Dutch text on verso. Later impression with a couple of plate cracks visible in left border.

References:

Condition: B

Water stain in right blank margin. Some text show-through. Small worm tracks upper blank margin.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/11/2003

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