Southern Spain Grenada Castile Andalusia 1751 Vaugondy antique old color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Partie Meridionale des Etats de Castille, ou fe Trouvent la Castille Nlle., l'Estramadure, l'Andalousie, et les Royaumes de Grenade et de Murcie; et Partie des Etats d'Aragon qui Contient le Royaume de Valence
(Murcia, Castile, Grenada, Southern Spain)
Issued Paris, 1751 by Robert de Vaugondy
Fine and uncommon old map of Southern Spain. With original outline hand color. Large decorative cartouche at bottom right. Includes the regions of Andalusia, Castille, Grenada, Murcia, Valencia,, Leon, etc.
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved, paper displays light uniform age toning. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.A long diagonal crease runs to the right of the centerfold.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 22" H x 35 1/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 19" H x 21 7/8" W
Original fold line as issued.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 4, p. 53*