Auction 97, Lot 277

"Le Chili et Les Provinces qui Composent celle de Rio de la Plata avec les Terres Magellanique", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Southern South America

Period: 1705 (dated)


Color: Black & White

13.5 x 8.5 inches
34.3 x 21.6 cm

Striking copper engraved map of the southern tip of the continent with good detail of the topography and towns. Title contained in a drape style cartouche and further embellished with a table, globe, compass and armillary sphere.


Condition: B

Tissue repairs of small tears along extra fold just below the cartouche.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/5/2001