Auction 136, Lot 740

"Partie du Biledulgerid ou sont Tesset, Darha, et Segelmesse", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Northwestern Africa

Period: 1683 (published)

Publication: Geographische Historiche Beschryvingh der vier bekend Werelds-Deelen…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11 x 6.7 inches
27.9 x 17 cm

Attractive map of southern Morocco and the Canary Islands fully engraved with mountains, rivers, oases and trails. Decorated with an elaborate title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine d'Winter for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.

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Condition: A

Toned margins with an old brown ink notation, well away from the map.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $55

Closed on 6/1/2011

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