Auction 125, Lot 391

"Carte Particuliere du Gouvernement de Venezuela Dressee sur ce queles Espagnols en ont ecrit", Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Subject: Venezuela

Period: 1730 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

12 x 8 inches
30.5 x 20.3 cm

This attractive map illustrates the coast from Lago de Maracaibo to Isla de Margarita and focuses on the many rivers in the region. The map originally appeared in Charlevoix's Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole. Dissected and backed with contemporary brown linen with title in brown manuscript ink on a paper label.


Condition: B+

Lightly toned.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 9/24/2008