Auction 117, Lot 670

"Carte Historique et Geographique des Royaumes d'Espagne et de Portugal…", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1719 (published)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

20.5 x 17 inches
52.1 x 43.2 cm

Beautiful and very detailed map of Spain and Portugal. It includes the Straits of Gibraltar, and shows coats of arms and substantial details throughout the map. An interesting key at the bottom provides information on major cities, including those having universities, royal palaces, cathedrals and even those where the Inquisition was held.


Condition: A

Very attractive color with a short tear in the top blank margin.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/6/2006