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Auction 146, Lot 330

"Terre Ferme, Nouveau Royme de Grenade, &c.", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Northern South America & Panama

Period: 1683 (published)

Publication: L'Amerique en Plusieurs Cartes…

Color: Hand Color

11.6 x 7.5 inches
29.5 x 19.1 cm
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Very attractive small map of the northern part of South America, including most of modern Panama. Regional boundaries are shown along with missions, towns, major rivers and mountains. The map is adorned with a nice title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine de Winter.

References: Pastoureau, SANSON II F.

Condition: A+

A fine impression on a bright, clean sheet.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/4/2013