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Auction 116, Lot 795

"Isle de Madagascar ou de St. Laurens", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Madagascar

Period: 1699 (published)


Color: Hand Color

9.6 x 7.5 inches
24.4 x 19.1 cm
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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. The map is ornamented with an attractive title cartouche.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $250

Closed on 9/20/2006