Auction 95, Lot 96

"Kaart van Nieuw Mexiko, met het Noordelyk Gedeelte van Oud Mexiko of Nieuw Spanje", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Southwestern United States and Mexico

Period: 1754 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.5 x 8.4 inches
31.8 x 21.3 cm

Attractive copper engraved map of Mexico and the Southwest showing the Spanish influence in the region. Based on the cartography of D'Anville and Kino's influential map, this map is nicely detailed with Spanish settlements as well as Indian names. Boldly engraved title cartouche.

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Condition: A

Minor soil in margins, map crisp. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/13/2001

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