Auction 122, Lot 389

"Plan du Fort et d'une Partie du Bourg de la Guadeloupe. Attaque par les Angloises en 1703", Labat, J. B.

Subject: Guadeloupe

Period: 1725 (circa)


Color: Black & White

7.5 x 5 inches
19.1 x 12.7 cm

This very uncommon small map shows the fortifications of the French on Guadeloupe Island as they were during the attack on the installation by the English in 1703, and shows the locations of the anchorages, batteries, and and other important points with a numbered key.


Condition: A

A clean sheet with a small spot in left margin and an extraneous crease down the center.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2007