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Pas Kaart vant Eyland S. Iuan de Porto Rico

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A later edition of van Keulen's scarce and beautifully rendered sea chart of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and the Lesser Antilles from Anguilla to St. Kitts. One of the rare early maps to focus mainly on Puerto Rico, the map features a highly decorative title cartouche flanked by allegorical figures, a galleon and compass roses, and four (up from the original two) inset maps and plans of the island of St. Thomas and the harbors of St. Thomas, San Juan, and St. Martin.
Item Number: RS2599
Cartographer: van Keulen
Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1688/1780
Size: 23 1/4" 20 1/2"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; light spotting; two tiny worm holes in the map and two water stains in the left and right margins; light cartouche impression
Price: SOLD