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Auction 195, Lot 369

"Charte von West Indien nach Edwards, de la Rochette, und den Neuesten Astronomischen Beobachtungen...", Gussefeld, Franz Ludwig

Subject: Caribbean

Period: 1804 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

24 x 17.1 inches
61 x 43.4 cm
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A strongly engraved map of the West Indies, including southern Florida, the Bahamas, and portions of Central and South America. It is filled with place names, and shows sailing routes, currents and hazards. A colored key at lower left identifies the colonial possessions of Spain, England, France, Denmark, Netherlands, and Sweden.


Condition: A

A crisp impression on a sturdy sheet with contemporary outline color. There is some minor soiling mostly in the margins.

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $190

Closed on 11/15/2023