Auction 104, Lot 88

"America", Moll, Herman

Subject: Western Hemisphere

Period: 1732 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

8 x 10.5 inches
20.3 x 26.7 cm

Boldly engraved small map showing California as an Island with an indented northern coast, and Mozeemleck and the Straits of Annian to the north. Names the Gulf of California. Filled with trade-winds and directions between 30° north and south latitude.

References: Phillips (A) 585; McLaughlin #213; Leighly 167.

Condition: A+

Very fine and dark impression.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $475

Closed on 9/10/2003