Auction 95, Lot 333

"Afrique", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Africa

Period: 1663 (published)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
4.9 x 4 inches
12.4 x 10.2 cm

Charming miniature map of the continent typical of the mid-seventeenth century. Pierre du Val was a relative and pupil of Nicolas Sanson, and Sanson's influences are evident on this map. Bit of damp stain well removed from the platemark.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $275 - $325

Unsold

Closed on 6/13/2001

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