"Amerique du Sud", Dufour, Auguste-Henri
Subject: South America
Period: 1854 (dated)
Publication: Atlas de Choix, ou Recueil…
Color: Hand Color
24.5 x 35.1 inches
62.2 x 89.2 cm
Superb, large map of South America with great detail of rivers, mountain ranges, cities, missions, and Indian villages. Small insets at bottom of the Galapagos Islands and the South Shetland and Orkney Islands. Nicely engraved with elegant calligraphy title.
References: Philips (A) #6093-55
Even light toning with minor marginal tears.