"Chili", Duval, Pierre
Period: 1682 (published)
Publication: Le Monde ou la Geographie Universelle
Color: Hand Color
3.9 x 4.8 inches
9.9 x 12.2 cm
This delightful miniature map extends from Rio Salado to Chilue and depicts major towns and key topographical features. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geography with many of the maps based on Sanson.
References: King (2nd ed) pp. 132-135; Pastoureau, Duval XI Fa.
Watermarked paper with one tiny, unobtrusive spot.