Auction 122, Lot 373

"De Antillische Eilanden, waar onder zyn de Lucaysche en Caribesche", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1705 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12 x 8.2 inches
30.5 x 20.8 cm

This reduced version of Sanson's handsome map of the Caribbean has excellent detail, including the Bahamas and the southern tip of Florida. The map also shows a small amount of the coasts of Central and South America. The map is graced with a strapwork title cartouche


Condition: B+

Narrow (1/8") original side margins, else fine.

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/5/2007