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Auction 105, Lot 272

"Descripcion del Audiencia de los Charcas", Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de

Subject: South America - Western

Period: 1622 (circa)


Color: Black & White

9 x 8 inches
22.9 x 20.3 cm
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A Dutch edition of Herrera's 1601 map of the Spanish colonial possession of Los Charcas, comprising southern Peru, western Bolivia, and northern Chile. The map extends from Lake Titicaca and Arequipa to Rio de Santa Clara.


Condition: B

Some ink offsetting from the printing plate. Some worm holes in lower large blank margin.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/3/2003