Auction 142, Lot 348

"L'Amerique Meridionale", La Feuille, Daniel de

Subject: South America

Period: 1706 (circa)

Publication: Les Tablettes Guerrieres…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.4 x 5.5 inches
18.8 x 14 cm

Charming small map of the continent. Two large lakes dominate the interior including a reduced version of the mythical Lake Parime. The track of Le Maire's important voyage of 1615 is shown. The title cartouche features colonists and natives.

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Condition: A

Issued folding, now pressed on watermarked paper with wide margins.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Unsold

Closed on 11/28/2012

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