Auction 112, Lot 315

"Pascaerte van Nova Hispania, Chili, Peru, en Guatimala", Goos, Abraham

Subject: Mexico, Central America and Western South America

Period: 1666 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.5 x 17.3 inches
54.6 x 43.9 cm

Goos' charts are considered the most beautiful of sea charts; this being no exception with a fabulous title cartouche, sailing ships and compass roses. The chart covers from Mexico City to Colombia and the west coast of South America to Chile.


Condition: B

Lovely old color. Slight offsetting. Professional repair on bottom fold.

Estimate: $900 - $1,000

Sold for: $650

Closed on 9/28/2005