Auction 148, Lot 372

"Cuba et Iamaica", Hondius/Bertius

Subject: Cuba & Jamaica

Period: 1618 (published)

Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…

Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 3.9 inches
13.2 x 9.9 cm

Charming miniature map of the islands of Cuba and Jamaica with a strapwork title cartouche. The map extends to include parts of Nicaragua and Haiti. Latin text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #9610:342; Cueto #18.

Condition: B+

A nice impression with attractive color and light toning.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $250

Closed on 2/19/2014