IAMA NVVA Antique Maps

Leen Helmink
ILAB IMCOS

Cuba by van der Aa



MAKER van der Aa
TITLE Cuba en Iamaica
PLACE ISSUED Leiden
PUBLISHED 1706
SIZE 15 x 22 cms cms
AREA SHOWN Cuba
TECHNIQUE Copperplate engraving
COLOURING colored
CONDITION mint
PRICE € 450
DESCRIPTION Very rare medium size map by Pieter van der Aa, published in his description of the Spanish conquests of the Americas by Cortés and others. The maps are famous for their decorative cartouches and elegant engraving.