Auction 162, Lot 339

"Haven van Aquapulco in t Coninkryk van Nova Spagnien, in de Zuyd Zee", Valentyn, Francois

Subject: Acapulco, Mexico

Period: 1724 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
14.1 x 10.6 inches
35.8 x 26.9 cm

A finely engraved plan of the harbor, fort and village of Acapulco drawn from a hilltop vantage point looking out to sea. Several galleons are pictured approaching or anchored in the harbor. A lettered key identifies several points of interest.

References:

Condition: B+

A dark impression on with a fleur-de-lis and "IV" watermark and light toning.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $250

Closed on 4/26/2017

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