Auction 103, Lot 227

"Carte de La Gonave Dressee sur les Operations Geometriques faites en 1787…Par M. de Lieude de Sepmanville", Depot de la Marine

Subject: Hispaniola

Period: 1788 (dated)


Color: Black & White

35 x 22.6 inches
88.9 x 57.4 cm

Large-scale chart of the Gulf and island of Gonave and southwest coast of Haiti, including Port-au-Prince. Filled with rhumb lines, soundings, navigational hazards, anchorages, etc.


Condition: B

Good impression on hand laid paper with large bird watermark. A few small scattered spots and surface soil, otherwise very good.

Estimate: $375 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/11/2003