Auction 111, Lot 648

"'T Eilandt van Madagascar of van St. Laurens…", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Madagascar

Period: 1667 (published)

Publication: L'Afrique de Marmol

Color: Hand Color

9.5 x 7.3 inches
24.1 x 18.5 cm

Finely engraved, decorative map of Madagascar and the coast of Mozambique. Great detail of the surrounding islands and navigation hazards in the Gulf of Mozambique. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A

Fine impression with wide margins. Few faint spots, else fine.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $170

Closed on 6/8/2005