"Destroit de Magellan, Terre et Isles Magellanicques, &c.", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Strait of Magellan
Period: 1683 (published)
Color: Hand Color
9.4 x 7.5 inches
23.9 x 19.1 cm
This attractive, small map shows the tip of South America with Tierra del Fuego. It illustrates the Strait of Magellan, Le Maire Strait and the mythical Destroit de Browers. The map was engraved by A. d'Winter for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.
There is a small stain in the bottom blank margin.