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Auction 191, Lot 398


"A Plan of the Town and Citadel of Fort Royal in Martinico, the Last Landing Place of Our Army and Country, Through Which It Marched to the Attack", Anon.

Subject: Fort-de-France, Martinique

Period: 1762 (published)

Publication: London Magazine

Color: Black & White

10 x 7.4 inches
25.4 x 18.8 cm
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A beautifully engraved and highly detailed map of the bay and surrounding fortifications, hills and forests. Features an inset of Port du Carenage with its fortifications at lower left. Issued in the April 1762 issue of London Magazine.

References: Jolly #LOND-211; Sellers & van Ee #2052.

Condition: B+

Issued folding with some light foxing.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $31

Closed on 2/8/2023