Auction 121, Lot 368

"Kaart van de Antilles of Eil. Boven den Wind met het Oostelyk gedeelte der Eil. Beneden den Wind", Bachiene, Willem Albert

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1785 (circa)

Publication: Atlas tot Opheldering der Hedendaagsche Historie…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.2 x 12.2 inches
20.8 x 31 cm

A decorative map of the Lesser Antilles extending to include the northern tip of South America, as well as Trinidad and Tobago. The map is titled with an architectural cartouche incorporating three scales of miles.

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Condition: A

A dark impression on a sheet with some minor marginal soil on the right, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $140 - $190

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/26/2007

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