Auction 137, Lot 442

"Het Zuidelykste Deel van St. Domingo of Hispanjola", Keulen, Gerard Hulst van

Subject: Hispaniola

Period: 1783 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
24.3 x 19 inches
61.7 x 48.3 cm

This sea chart of the southern half of Hispaniola shows detailed navigational information along the coastlines including water depths and anchorages. The towns, roads, rivers, and mountainous terrain on the island are also well depicted. The remainder of the map is filled with two compass roses, rhumb lines and wind direction arrows.

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Condition: B+

Fine impression with a small hole at lower-left that has been expertly repaired with old paper with small amount of rhumb lines in facsimile. Overall a nice copy.

Estimate: $900 - $1,100

Unsold

Closed on 9/14/2011

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