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SOLD Tierra Nova
Date: c. 1561
Colour: Hand colour.
Size: 10 x 7 inches
Title: 'Tierra Nova'.
A fine early copperplate engraving and one of the first printed maps of the entire continent of South America. Many places named along the coastlines. Little is know of the interior.
Very light marginal water staining, some worm defects in the middle fold, restored, very slight picture loss. Overall good.