Auction 103, Lot 248

"[Pair] Amerique Meridionale [together with] South America", Various

Subject: South America

Period: 1780-1842 (circa)



8.2 x 12.5 inches
20.8 x 31.8 cm

An interesting pair providing a great contrast between the 18th and 19th century maps. Amerique Meridionale, by R. Bonne, circa 1780, (8.2 x 12.5") is an attractive small map with fair interior and coastal detail. South America, by the SDUK, 1842, (12 x 15.2") is one of the most detailed maps of the period.


Condition: A

First with pleasant later full color with slight bleed through to verso. Foxing in margins. Second in original outline color with toning in margins, top and bottom trimmed close, as issued.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $90

Closed on 6/11/2003