Auction 130, Lot 506

"L'Espagne Dressee sur la Description qui en a de Faite par Rodrigo Mendez Sylva…", Delisle/Buache

Subject: Spain & Portugal

Period: 1745 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.5 x 17.5 inches
62.2 x 44.5 cm

Handsome, large map of the Iberian Peninsula, including the Balearic Islands and part of the north coast of Africa. The map is based on the cartography of Rodrigo Mendez Sylva. The sheet is filled with detail and decorated with a beautiful title cartouche and distance scale.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $220

Closed on 12/2/2009

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