Auction 121, Lot 229

"St. Augus. de Floride", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Florida, St. Augustine

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Black & White

4.3 x 5.8 inches
10.9 x 14.7 cm

This nice early bird's-eye view of St. Augustine provides an excellent view of the fort and the tiny settlement. In the foreground is a large warship under full sail with flags waving, plus a smaller coastal sailing ship. The ribbon-style title cartouche floats above the scene.


Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/26/2007