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Auction 88, Lot 11

"Mappe-Monde ou Carte Universelle", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: World

Period: 1714 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

13.5 x 9 inches
34.3 x 22.9 cm
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Appealing world map on Mercator's projection with the ISLAND OF CALIFORNIA. Decorated with three cartouches, one including national flags and navigation tools. Professionally repaired fold and tear just into border and remargined at top. Fine later color.


Condition: A

Estimate: $500 - $550

Sold for: $425

Closed on 10/2/1999