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Lot 0105
  • Map: La Terra Ferma e la Guiana Co' suoi departimenti
  • Cartographer: Cassini
  • Place & Date: Rome / 1798
  • Size: 14 1/4" x 19 1/4"
  • Condition: outline color; light overall age toning; some fraying on outer edges of upper margin

    A beautifully colored and preserved exemplar of Cassini's late 18th-century map of northern South America encompassing all or part of present-day Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, the Guyanas, Brazil and Ecuador. The beautifully designed title cartouche features Indians preparing food in front of a tent. From the Nuovo Atlantico Geografico Universale.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    outline color; light overall age toning; some fraying on outer edges of upper margin?

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    Cassini: Antique Map of Northern South America, 1798

    Estimate $165 - $185Sep 23, 2017
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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