Auction 157, Lot 386

"Isles de Saint Domingue ou Hispaniola, et de la Martinique", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles

Subject: Hispaniola & Martinique

Period: 1750 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

20.3 x 18.9 inches
51.6 x 48 cm

Superb large map of Hispaniola with a sizable inset of Martinique. The nicely detailed map covers the area to include the tip of Cuba and part of the Bahamas. The map is decorated by a grand decorative title cartouche and scale of miles.

References: Pedley #480.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on watermarked paper with a printer's crease adjacent to centerfold through Hispaniola.

Estimate: $240 - $300


Closed on 5/4/2016