"Mexicque, ou Nouvelle Espagne, Nouvlle. Gallice, Iucatan &c. et autres Provinces jusques a l'Isthme de Panama; ou sont les Audiences de Mexico, de Guadalaiara, et de Guatimala", Sanson/Mariette
Subject: Central America
Period: 1656 (dated)
Publication: Cartes Generales de Toutes les Parties du Monde
Color: Hand Color
22 x 14.8 inches
55.9 x 37.6 cm
This important map covers most of Mexico through the Gulf of Panama and includes parts of Cuba and Florida. It is finely engraved to show major cities, rivers and lakes. The Spanish colonial audiencias are delineated with dotted lines. Engraved by Somer and embellished with a bold title cartouche.
References: Kapp (MCC-103) #10.
There are a few minor spots, else very good.