"Terre Ferme, Nouveau Royme. de Grenade, &c.", Sanson, Nicolas
Subject: Northern South America
Period: 1700 (circa)
Publication: Description de Tout l'Univers
Color: Hand Color
11.5 x 7.5 inches
29.2 x 19.1 cm
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.
Attractive color on watermarked paper with some printer's ink residue adjacent to Trinidad.