Auction 111, Lot 308

"Het Westindisch Eiland Martenique…", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Martinique

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas

Color: Hand Color

14.2 x 12 inches
36.1 x 30.5 cm

Fine, decorative map of Martinique filled with good detail of roads, topography, soundings, villages, windmills, and plantations. The title cartouche incorporates the distance scales and is garnished with sugar cane. A small compass rose completes the composition.


Condition: B

Overall very good with original color and wide margins. Couple of minor spots of offsetting.

Estimate: $275 - $325


Closed on 6/8/2005