Auction 111, Lot 22

"[lot of 2] Der Neuen Welt Begriff…Nord America und Sud America… [with] Der Alte Welt Begriff…Africa Europa, Asia…", Bodenehr, Gabriel

Subject: World

Period: 1740 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

5 x 6 inches
12.7 x 15.2 cm

Nice pair of Western and Eastern Hemisphere maps. The map of the Americas shows California as an Island from the Dutch perspective (with a flat northern coast of California). In the Eastern Hemisphere only part of the coasts of Australia appear.

References: McLaughlin #141.

Condition: A

Minor soil in margins.

Estimate: $350 - $400


Closed on 6/8/2005