Jul 09, 2020 - Sale 2540

Sale 2540 - Lot 194

Price Realized: $ 4,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
SANSON, NICOLAS. Le Nouveau Mexique et la Floride. Double-page engraved map of North America showing California as an island. 16 1/2x22 3/4 inches sheet size, wide margins; original hand-color in outline; overall excellent condition. Paris, 1656

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A fine example of the first state of Sanson's map of North America which bore "lasting influence" (Burden 319) to future cartography of the continent.