Auction 124, Lot 340

"Archipelago Colombiano cioe le Isole Lucaje le Grandi e Piccole Antille", Tasso, G.

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1834 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

12.8 x 10.2 inches
32.5 x 25.9 cm

This is a scarce Italian edition of Le Sage's map of the Caribbean. It extends to include the southern tip of Florida and the northern coast of South America. The map shows place names and cities with basic watershed noted. On a full sheet (20.3 x 15") with Italian text on three sides describing the history and topography of the region.


Condition: A

Nice original color on fine paper with full margins. A faint stain in blank area, still very good.

Estimate: $250 - $350


Closed on 5/7/2008