Auction 113, Lot 803

"Carte des Iles Salomon", Vincendon-Dumoulin, Clement Adrian

Subject: Pacific - Salomon Islands

Period: 1838 (dated)

Publication: Voyage au Pole Sud dans l'Ocean…

Color: Black & White

Size:
21.3 x 16.5 inches
54.1 x 41.9 cm

Detailed chart showing the track of the Astrolabe through the Solomon Islands with an inset "Carte de la Partie Meridionale du Groupe Rouk (Iles Hogoleu)." Vincendon-Dumoulin was the cartographer for Dumont d'Urville's important expedition to the Pacific and the Antarctic, which resulted in significant contributions to the mapping of the region.

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Condition: B

Light soil and faint spots. Repaired fold separation in top margin.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/7/2005

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