Auction 103, Lot 423

"Les Estats de la Couronne de Castille, dan les Parties plus Septentrionales de l'Espagne: et la ou sont les Royaumes de Castille Vielle, Leon, Gallice, Asturie, Biscaie Seignrie. Navarre &c…", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Spain

Period: 1652 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21 x 16 inches
53.3 x 40.6 cm

Large, finely engraved map of northern Spain showing great detail of the cities and villages. Title in large picture frame style cartouche. A handsome, unusual map of Castille and the surrounding areas.


Condition: B

Two small wormholes at centerfold. Light scattered foxing. Beautiful contemporary script on verso with no show-through.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 6/11/2003