Auction 98, Lot 248

"Paraquaria Vulgo Paraguay Cum adjacentibus", Montanus, Arnoldus

Subject: South America - Central

Period: 1673 (published)


Color: Black & White

14.5 x 11.2 inches
36.8 x 28.4 cm

Copper engraved map showing the mountains, rivers, forests and settlements. Title cartouche surrounded by natives and animals with another cartouche with putti. Ships and sea battles embellish the ocean.


Condition: C

Toned with light foxing, darker along fold. Chip in top margin and paper a bit fragile.

Estimate: $130 - $180

Sold for: $95

Closed on 3/6/2002