Auction 159, Lot 379

"Pianta della Citta di Sant'Iago Capitale del Regno del Chili", Rossi, Veremondo

Subject: Santiago, Chile

Period: 1763 (circa)

Publication: Il Gazzettiere Americano

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.1 x 9.2 inches
20.6 x 23.4 cm

This charming bird's-eye plan of Santiago is oriented to the south, with the Mapocho River featured prominently. Several canals are labeled, and numbered and lettered keys identify important locations. A small inset depicts a profile view of St. Lucia mountain.

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Condition: A

Nice impression and color with a few minor, unobtrusive spots.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/14/2016

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