Auction 96, Lot 380

"Carte des Iles de Maiorque Minorque et d'Yvice", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Balaeric Islands

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22 x 16.2 inches
55.9 x 41.1 cm

Fine copper engraved map of the Spanish Isles Baleares based on Bellin. Two insets: "Plan du Port et de la Velle de Mahon et de ses Forts" and an untitled one showing a large-scale map of the region. Decorative (uncolored) title cartouche, a compass rose and rhumb lines make this a handsome chart. French text below map.


Condition: B

Couple of barely noticeable stains, defects in margin includes cello tape on corners

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/12/2001