Auction 170, Lot 655

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"[Lot of 7] The City of Cochin [and] Tutecoryn [and] Negapatam [and] The City of Masulipatam [and] The Fort of Batecalo [and] The City of Gale [and] Negumbo", Churchill, Awnsham

Subject: India, Sri Lanka

Period: 1733 (circa)

Publication: A Collection of Voyages and Travels

Color: Black & White

Size:
13.8 x 11 inches
35.1 x 27.9 cm

These attractive, detailed plates were issued in volume 3 of Churchill's A Collection of Voyages and Travels, focusing on India and Sri Lanka. Included in the lot are three city plans and four views featuring:

The City of Cochin
Tutecoryn
Negapatam
The City of Masulipatam
The Fort of Batecalo
The City of Gale
Negumbo

Size varies slightly.

References: Sabin #13015.

Condition: A

Overall dark impressions on clean sheets, issued folding. The view of Batecalo has light offsetting, and the view of Negumbo has light offsetting and a very faint dampstain just entering the image at top right.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 11/14/2018

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