Auction 111, Lot 320

"Kaart van geheel Guajana of de Wilden-kust, en die der Spaansche Westindien, op het Noord-end van Zuid-Amerika", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Guyana

Period: 1769 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

15.9 x 12.9 inches
40.4 x 32.8 cm

Handsome and interesting map of the northern coastline from Colombia through French Guyana. Includes three large insets of the island of Kurassau (Curacao), a detailed map of the harbor and Dutch fort on Curacao, and a map of the Dutch colony of Demerary and Essequebo showing plantations along the rivers.


Condition: B

Folding as issued with normal binding trim. Original color. Bit of minor offsetting and surface soil, else very good.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 6/8/2005