Auction 170, Lot 426

"A Map of ye Port of Baldivia with the Fortifications and Islands &c... [on sheet with] The Bay of Guiaquil &c... [and] A Map of the Isle Chiloe. The Lake of Ancuna, with the Islands &c...", Moll, Herman

Subject: Chile & Ecuador

Period: 1720 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.6 x 8.6 inches
49.8 x 21.8 cm

This sheet includes three charts of portions of the coastline of Chile and Ecuador. From left to right, the three charts depict Port Valdivia in Chile, the Gulf of Guayaquil in Ecuador, and Chiloé Island in Chile. The decorative cartouche in the map of Guayaquil contains a dedication to Robert, Earl of Oxford. Sold by Moll and I. King.

References:

Condition: B+

Contemporary color with light toning and a few pencil notations in the blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $160

Closed on 11/14/2018

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