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Auction 184, Lot 422

"Peru & Bolivia", Arrowsmith, John

Subject: Western South America

Period: 1834 (dated)

Publication: The London Atlas of Universal Geography...

Color: Hand Color

23.6 x 19.9 inches
59.9 x 50.5 cm
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This detailed map spans the coast of western South America from the Tumbes Region to the southern part of the Atacama Desert in northern Chile. It extends inland as far as western Brazil, which is largely bereft of detail. Towns and cities, rivers, lakes, tribes, and more are identified. A couple of notes warn of regions "Inhabited by Various tribes of unsubdued Indians."


Condition: B+

Contemporary outline color with light scattered foxing and minor offsetting.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 9/15/2021