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Central America. Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638) Maps of Chili, Paraguay, Guiana, and Venezuela.

Auction:
2819T
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2819T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 27, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Central America. Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638) Maps of Chili, Paraguay, Guiana, and Venezuela. Amsterdam: Blaeu, 1646.
Four folding folio maps on paper, copperplate engravings with hand-coloring, all taken from the same atlas in French, 23 1/4 x 20 in.
[Together with] John Senex's Spain and Portugall Distinguish't into their Kingdoms and Principalities, London, 1719, with later coloring, 24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (5)
Estimate $700-900


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Central America, Venezuela, Chili, Paraguay, Amsterdam, John Senex, Spain, London

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