"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
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.
Fine sharp impression