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Auction 181, Lot 304

"Americae Septentrionalis Pars III", Von Euler, Leonhard

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Geographicus Omnes Orbis Terrarum…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14 x 13.5 inches
35.6 x 34.3 cm

This scarce map is one sheet of von Euler's four-part map of North America. This sheet covers the region from the Gulf Coast of the U.S. through Mexico to Honduras, and presents a detailed view of the Spanish possessions in New Mexico with the note Country Not Particularly Known in Texas. The map stands on its own with a decorative cartouche and border.

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Condition: A

Contemporary outline color in the map with later color in the cartouche on watermarked paper. There is minor soiling and light foxing mostly confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 2/10/2021

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