Auction 159, Lot 365

"Curacao", Lucas, Fielding

Subject: Curacao

Period: 1823 (published)

Publication: A General Atlas…

Color: Hand Color

11.4 x 8.8 inches
29 x 22.4 cm

This map of Curacao is filled with detail, including plantations, roads, rivers, and topography shown in hachure. Salt ponds and salt pans are also shown. The map includes an inset with a bird's-eye plan of Fort Amsterdam. Engraved by B.T. Welch & Co.

References: Phillips (Atlases) #742-98.

Condition: B+

Full original color with light toning and some small spots of foxing.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/14/2016