Auction 160, Lot 434

"Piano della Citta, e Sobborghi di Cartagena", Pazzi, Giuseppe

Subject: Cartagena, Colombia

Period: 1763 (circa)

Publication: Il Gazzettiere Americano...

Color: Hand Color

10.2 x 7.4 inches
25.9 x 18.8 cm

This is an uncommon Italian bird's-eye view of the harbor and town of Cartagena and the surrounding area. The plan and fortifications are linked to an extensive key below the title at left. A compass rose orients north to the top right.

References: Kapp (MCC-77) #94b.

Condition: A

Issued folding, now flattened, with one tiny worm hole in the image and a couple of small holes in the left blank margin that have been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $600

Closed on 11/16/2016