Lot 225 of 305:
Cassini map of Southwest 1798  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$330
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
La Parte Occidentale dell'Antico, e Nuovo Messico con la Florida e la Bassa Luigiana Delineata sulle ultime osservazioni

Author:
Cassini, Giovanni Maria

Place:
Rome

Publisher:
Presso de Calcogafia Camerale

Date:
1798

Description:
Copper-engraved map, hand-colored in outline; large colored pictorial cartouche. 48x34 cm. (19x13½"). Map of western Mexico, with Baja California, Santa Fe, etc., published in the 'Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale', with a decorative title cartouche. There was an eastern sheet as well, which included Florida, and the two are sometimes joined together.

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Condition:
Fine condition, crisp impression, just a bit of faint marginal foxing.


 
Item number:
211992
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