Auction 93, Lot 373

"Plt. IX", Bry, Theodore de

Subject: Florida

Period: 1591 (circa)

Publication: Grand and Petit Voyages

Color: Black & White

Size:
8.5 x 5.7 inches
21.6 x 14.5 cm

From Part I detailing the French adventures in Florida between 1562-65. The illustrations shows the building of Fort Caroline which was built on an island in the river they named the May. The fort was laid out in a triangular format and constructed of mounded earth and logs. On a full sheet of German text.

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Condition: A

Evenly toned with rough margins.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/6/2000

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