Auction 139, Lot 372

"Le Chili Tire de Alf de Oualle de la C. d. I. et Divise en Treize Iurisdictions", Sanson/Mariette

Subject: Chile

Period: 1662 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 10.8 inches
19.1 x 27.4 cm

Fine small version of Sanson's important map of Chili showing the Cuyo provinces. The map is based on the descriptions of Alfonso de Ovalle, and is completed by a graceful title cartouche.


Condition: A

Chips in right blank margin have been repaired with old paper.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $130

Closed on 2/15/2012