Auction 172, Lot 7

"Description de l'Univers Suite de l'Europe Ancienne et Moderne des Terres Australes et l'Amerique Tome V", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Title Pages

Period: 1683 (published)


Color: Hand Color

4.1 x 5.5 inches
10.4 x 14 cm

Small title page with a scene of explorers conferencing with native South Americans on a beach. Large galleons and a lighthouse can be seen in the background.

References: Pastoureau, MANESSON-MALLET 1 A.

Condition: A

A sharp impression on watermarked paper with minor toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 4/17/2019