Auction 98, Lot 228

"Isles d'Amerique dites Caribes ou Cannibales et de Barlovento", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1664 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.2 x 13.1 inches
25.9 x 33.3 cm

Handsome and uncommon copper engraved map of the Lesser Antilles showing the European possessions. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's son-in-law and Sanson's influence is evident in this map's sparse, scientific style.

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Condition: B

Minor soil along centerfold and a mild crease.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 3/6/2002

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