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Auction 179, Lot 249


"Ples. de la Floride", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Florida, Natives

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Black & White

4.3 x 5.9 inches
10.9 x 15 cm
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This attractive engraving shows a pair of Florida natives. The male figure carries a bow and a quiver of arrows. The title is contained in a banner-style cartouche typical of Mallet's engravings. French text on verso.

References: Pastoureau, MANESSON-MALLET I A [637].

Condition: A

A crisp impression with marginal toning.

Estimate: $60 - $75

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/16/2020