Auction 140, Lot 568

"Andaluzia Continens Sevillam et Cordubam", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Andalusia, Spain

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 14.8 inches
49.5 x 37.6 cm

Handsome map of the region surrounding Seville including, Cadiz, Gibraltar and Spain's popular Costa del Sol. Generously adorned with cartouches, putti, a compass rose, two coats of arms, sailing ships and galleys. The coats of arms pictured are of Seville on the left and Cordoba on the right. French text on verso.

References:

Condition: B

Original color with wide margins, some light uneven toning, and a 1.5" crack adjacent to the centerfold near the Strait of Gibraltar.

Estimate: $250 - $325

Sold for: $160

Closed on 5/23/2012

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