Auction 127, Lot 381

"Golfe du Mexique, Assujetti aux Observations Astronomiques", Laporte, Joseph de

Subject: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean

Period: 1796 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Moderne Portatif

Color: Black & White

8.8 x 7 inches
22.4 x 17.8 cm

Charming small map covering the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean with a surprising amount of detail for its size. A decorative title cartouche adorns.


Condition: B+

Some light foxing or staining, otherwise very good. Full margins with deckle edges.

Estimate: $120 - $160


Closed on 2/25/2009