Auction 110, Lot 272

"Partie de la Mer du Nord, ou se trouvent les Grandes et Petites Isles Antilles, et les Isles Lucayes", Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1750 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

23 x 19 inches
58.4 x 48.3 cm

Large, detailed map of the Caribbean extending from southern Florida and the Bahamas to the Lesser Antilles and the northern coast of South America. The large decorative title cartouche features a ship, fishing nets, shells and three wind-heads.

References: Pedley #476.

Condition: B

Sharp impression and original color. Couple of unobtrusive spots, else very good.

Estimate: $700 - $750

Sold for: $425

Closed on 3/2/2005