Chili - Valk & Schenk

Chili - Valk & Schenk

Product no.: 3248

Valk, Gerard (1652-1726) & Schenk, Peter (1661-1711): Chili

Valk & Schenk Amsterdam c1700

copper engraved map with original colouring. overall size 51 x 60 cm; plate 37 x 47 cm. paper evenly toned with some discolouration and faint foxing; fold as issued; habd written annotation on verso; o/w excellent cond.

A highly decorative map of Chili, with the North orientated to the left, and embellished with a large decorative  and two further cartouches, two compass roses, sailing ships and sea monsters. The map was republished by Valk and Schenk from a plate by Jansson.   

[ref: 3248] £500 

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