Auction 127, Lot 429

"Suite du Perou Audience de Lima", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Peru

Period: 1771 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Portatif…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.5 x 8.1 inches
29.2 x 20.6 cm

Copper engraved map covering the northern two-thirds of Peru. The map shows Pisco near the bottom and extends north to above 6° S. latitude. It names Lima, Cuzco, Abancay, Guamanga, Guamuco, Cambas, Yurimanguas, Naranjos, Moyobamba, and more. There is nice detail of smaller towns, mountain ranges, and rivers. Engraved by A. van Krevelt.

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Condition: A

Some minor soil in blank margins.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Unsold

Closed on 2/25/2009

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