Auction 103, Lot 425

"Accurata Designatio Celebris Freti prope Andalusiae Castellum Gibraltar, inter in Europam et Africam…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Spain

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.7 x 19.5 inches
57.7 x 49.5 cm

Wonderful map of the southern portion of Spain, spanning from Rio Guadalquivir in the west to Motril in the east. The very tip of Morocco is shown, with Ceuta. There are two small inset maps of Minorca and Ceuta. Three views run along the bottom featuring Cadiz, the famous Fort of Gibraltar and the port of Malaga. Decorative map with a compass rose and a large military-theme cartouche.

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Condition: B

Narrow margins with light discoloration in map.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 6/11/2003

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