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Venezuela
LAET, DE J. / GERITSZ, H.,  Venezuela, atque Occidentalis Pars NovŠ Andalusiae., antique map, old maps LAET, DE J. / GERITSZ, H. - Venezuela, atque Occidentalis Pars NovŠ Andalusiae.
Leiden, 1625, Uncoloured.. 280x356mm. Very good impression. Generally mint with a dark impression.
Coastline of Venezuela with little interior development. Including Aruba, Bonaire, Curašao, etc. Scarce map prepared by Hessel Gerritsz (1581-1632), former apprentice of Willem Blaeu, and Blaeuĺs predecessor as chief cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. Gerritsz enjoys a very high reputatio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 480 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, W.,  Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 370x473mm. Paper slighty age-toned, and it has a marginal rust mark not affecting the engraved area. A good and dark impression.
German text on verso. A finely engraved, decorative map of Venezuela. The islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Margarita, Aruba and Curašao are shown. With decorative title cartouche held aloft by a pair of winged cherubs and a handsome pair of compass roses. from the Novus Atlas, Das ist, Abbildung u... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 500 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4