Auction 123, Lot 766

"'T Gedeelte van Biledulgerid waar in Teggen Tesset, Darha, en Segelomessa enz", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1705 (published)

Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11 x 6.8 inches
27.9 x 17.3 cm

Lovely map covering the region of southern Morocco including the Canary Islands. It has nice, graphic representations of mountains, cities and oases. Adorned with an extravagant cartouche wreathed in foliage and fruit with a lion's head at the top. Engraved by Antoine de Winter.

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Condition: A+

Superb impression on a strong sheet.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Unsold

Closed on 2/20/2008

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