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Auction 95, Lot 208

"Le Paraguay Subdivise en ses Principales Parties Suivant les Dernieres Relaons", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Central South America

Period: 1660 (circa)


Color: Black & White

10.7 x 8.1 inches
27.2 x 20.6 cm
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Boldly engraved map of region of present day Paraguay, Uruguay, northern Argentina and southern Brazil. The Rio de la Plata is the main feature of the map along with the mountains and volcanoes of the Cordillera de los Andes. Drape style title cartouche, engraved by D. Winter.


Condition: A

Very strong impression with light smudge of printer's ink and trimmed near platemark at bottom as issued.

Estimate: $230 - $275

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/13/2001