Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 868

"Partie du Biledulgerid ou sont Tesset, Darha, et Segelmesse", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1699 (published)


Color: Hand Color

11 x 6.8 inches
27.9 x 17.3 cm

Attractive map of southern Morocco and the Canary Islands fully engraved with mountains, rivers, oases and trails. Decorated with an elaborate title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine d' Winter for a scarce pirated edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/6/2007