Auction 96, Lot 42

"[Set of 4] Nieuwe Generale Kaart van Amerika … [and] Nieuwe Generale Kaart van Asia … [and] Nieuwe Generale Kaart van Africa … [and] Nieuwe Generale Kaart van Europe …", Elwe, Jan Barend

Subject: Continents

Period: 1790 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.5 x 7 inches
21.6 x 17.8 cm

Nice set of four small maps each with a square title block. These maps focus on the voyages and discoveries of Captain Cook and the American map includes an inset of Alaska and the northeast coast of Asia.

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Condition: B

Some light soil and spotting, mostly in margins.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $550

Closed on 9/12/2001

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