Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 488

"Kaart van geheel Guajana of de Wilden-Kust, en die der Spaansche Westindien, op het Noord-end van Zuid-Amerika", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Guyana

Period: 1769 (published)

Publication: Hedendaagsch historie of tegenwordige staat van Amerika

Color: Hand Color

15.8 x 13 inches
40.1 x 33 cm

Handsome and interesting map of the northern coastline from Colombia through French Guyana. Includes three large insets of the island of Kurassau (Curacao), a detailed map of the harbor and Dutch fort on Curacao, and a map of the Dutch colony of Demerary and Essequebo showing plantations along the rivers.


Condition: A+

Issued folding, now flattened.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $325

Closed on 3/6/2007