Jun 06, 2019 - Sale 2512

Sale 2512 - Lot 114

Price Realized: $ 812
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Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
KEULEN, JOHANNES van. Pas Kaart van de Golff van Mexico. Double-page engraved chart of the Gulf of Mexico. 21 1/2x24 1/4 inches sheet size, ample margins; attractively hand-colored; excellent condition. Amsterdam, 1687

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Fine example of the second state of "the first sea chart of the western portion of the Gulf of Mexico detailing the coastal waters of present-day Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas" (Burden 592). Later states of the plate were entirely re-worked.