Auction 90, Lot 173

"Paskaarte yan't zuydelyckste Deel van America, van Cabo St. Anonio, tot Caep de Hoorn en de inde Auyd-zee, tot B. de Tongoy", Doncker, Henrick

Subject: South America, southern

Period: 1660 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21 x 16.7 inches
53.3 x 42.4 cm

Handsome sea chart of the tip of South America and Tierra del Feugo. Decorative title cartouche, two sailing ships, a compass rose, and rhumb lines complement the map.

References:

Condition: B

Light damp stain, tear at left just entering border and an old paper repair on bottom centerfold. On nice thick paper.

Estimate: $750 - $850

Sold for: $900

Closed on 3/15/2000

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