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Auction 167, Lot 200

"Audience de Mexico", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Mexico

Period: 1695 (circa)

Publication: Description de Tout l'Univers

Color: Hand Color

10.7 x 6.5 inches
27.2 x 16.5 cm

This is an attractive small map focusing on the region of central and southern Mexico with the Yucatan Peninsula. It is adorned with a drape-style title cartouche. Engraved by Antoine de Winter.

References: Pastoureau, SANSON II F.

Condition: A

A dark impression on a clean, bright sheet watermarked with the initials "VY." There is light printer's ink residue and minor marginal soiling.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 3/28/2018