Auction 149, Lot 343

"Pas-kaart van de Zuyd-Kust van Espanjola met de Zee Kust van Nuevo Reyne de Granada…", Keulen/Vooght

Subject: Hispaniola, Northern South America

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.2 x 20.4 inches
58.9 x 51.8 cm

This sea chart depicts the southern portion of Hispaniola, showing detailed navigational information along the coastline near Santo Domingo. At bottom is the northern coast of South America and the islands of Aruba and Curacao. The map is decorated by a sailing ship, two compass roses and radiating rhumb lines.

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Condition: B

A nice impression with a narrow top margin, light toning along the centerfold, and some color stains.

Estimate: $500 - $650

Sold for: $250

Closed on 5/21/2014

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