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Auction 142, Lot 313

"Spanish Dominions in North America Middle Part", Pinkerton, John

Subject: Mexico, Central America

Period: 1811 (dated)

Publication: Modern Atlas

Color: Hand Color

27.6 x 20 inches
70.1 x 50.8 cm
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This large, handsome map covers the southern part of Mexico with the Yucatan peninsula, Guatemala and Belize. The map presents a remarkable picture of the major watersheds and the volcanoes that pepper the region. Drawn by L. Hebert and engraved by Neele.

References: Phillips (A) #724-44.

Condition: A

Lovely original color on sturdy paper with a "J. Whatman 1810" watermark and a hint of toning along centerfold. There are a couple of tiny worm holes in the blank margins, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 11/28/2012