Auction 111, Lot 337

"The Western Isles", Mount & Page

Subject: Azores

Period: 1715 (circa)

Publication: The English Pilot

Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 14.4 inches
47 x 36.6 cm

Fine sea chart of the Azores Islands from this important British sea-atlas. Title and distance scales enclosed in simple cartouches and two compass roses make it a handsome chart.

References: Phillips (A) #5179-29.

Condition: B

Wide margins with minor surface soil. Tissue repairs on centerfold and a couple of small worm holes infilled.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $200

Closed on 6/8/2005