Auction 124, Lot 382

"Paraguay Verdeelt in Zyn Voornaamste Deelen Volgens de Laatste Reisbeschryvinge", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Paraguay and Uruguay

Period: 1705 (published)

Publication: Algemeene Weereldtbeschryving

Color: Hand Color

10.7 x 8 inches
27.2 x 20.3 cm

Boldly engraved map of the region of present day Paraguay, Uruguay, northern Argentina and southern Brazil. The Rio de la Plata is the main feature of the map along with the mountains and volcanoes of the Cordillera Delos. A drape style title cartouche adorns the map. Engraved by Antoine d' Winter for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.


Condition: A+

Excellent impression on a strong sheet.

Estimate: $120 - $160


Closed on 5/7/2008