Auction 93, Lot 180

"Le Perou, Grand Pays de l'Amerique Meridionale", Aa, Pieter van der

Subject: Peru

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
13.9 x 11.2 inches
35.3 x 28.4 cm

Very decorative map of Peru and parts of Equador and northern Chile. Dense with place names and topographical detail. The map is oriented with north to the left. Lavishly decorated title cartouche has natives, fauna, mermaids and European flags and weaponry.

References:

Condition: A+

Estimate: $375 - $425

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/6/2000

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