the Caribbean, Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Isla Margarita; G Mercator - L'Espagnole - ca. 1630

Description
the Caribbean, Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Isla Margarita; G Mercator - L'Espagnole - ca. 1630
Hand-colored copper engraving of Cuba and Hispaniola with three inset cards.

Condition: very good. Small tears in the top margin which were fixed on verso. Verso: French text.

Cuba Insula (Cuba), Hispaniola Insula (Hispaniola), Insula Iamaica (Jamaica), Ins. S. Ioannis (Puerto Rico), I.S. Margareta Cum Confiniis (Isla Margarita).
In the top right corner is an insert of Havana (Cuba).

Published in a French edition of Mercator’s Atlas Minor.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
the Caribbean
Geographical specification
Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Isla Margarita
Map maker/ publisher
G Mercator
Map/ Book title
L'Espagnole
Period
ca. 1630
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Hand-colored copper engraving of Cuba and Hispaniola with three inset cards.
Size of the largest image
19×26 cm
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