Lot 5: BLAEU, WILLEM. Americae nova Tabula.
December 8, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: BLAEU, WILLEM. Americae nova Tabula. Double-page engraved map of the Americas surrounded by native figures and inset city views. 18x23 inches sheet size, ample margins, Dutch text on verso; original hand-coloring with some modern additions; few small closed tears and tiny losses in margins. Burden 189, fifth state. Amsterdam, circa 1645