Auction 91, Lot 194

"America Meridionalis",

Subject: South America

Period: 1620 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 5.5 inches
18.3 x 14 cm

Attractive map of the continent with the large mythical lake in Guiana and Tierra del Fuego attached to "Terra Australis". Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche, scale of miles, sea monsters and a Spanish galleon. Later color.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/14/2000

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