Auction 108, Lot 238

"[Lot of 2] Disposition des Vaisseaux de l'Escadre commandee par Mr. Anson croisant, vis a vis d' Acapulco en 1742 [with] Plan van de Haven van Acapulco…", Anson, George

Subject: Mexico

Period: 1762 (circa)


Color: Black & White

See Description

Nice copper engraved pair of maps. First (14.5 x 8") is a map showing the location of Acapulco on the coastline with compass calculations. Second (6 x 8.2") is a detailed map of the harbor, town and fort with an extensive key. From a Dutch edition of Anson's Voyage around the World.


Condition: B

First very good with a bit of light foxing on second.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Closed on 9/29/2004