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Auction 94, Lot 181

"Mexique ou Nouvelle Espagne", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Mexico and Central America

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Black & White

3.9 x 5.8 inches
9.9 x 14.7 cm
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First state of this miniature copper engraved map decorated with a large title cartouche, and vignettes of a raging sea battle in the Pacific and an Indian battle in the region labeled "Louisiane". The "I. Californie" is partially shown.

References: McLaughlin #83.

Condition: A+

Fine sharp impression

Estimate: $180 - $200

Sold for: $200

Closed on 3/7/2001