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JOHN SPEED (British 1552-1629) A HAND COLORED
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JOHN SPEED (British 1552-1629) A HAND COLORED ENGRAVING, "A New and ACCURATE MAP OF THE WORLD," DATED 1651, a twin-hemisphere map of the world entitled ''A New and Accurat Map of The World Drawne according to ye truest Descriptions latest Discoveries & best Observations yet have been made by English or Strangers, 1651'', with California represented as an island, decorative borders of allegorical figures representing Water, Earth, Fire, and Air, celestial hemispheres, eclipses, and portraits of explorers Cavendish, Drake, Magellan, and van Noort. 15 1/2" x 20 1/2"
Condition
Some slight waves to the paper, a few tears with apparent professional repairs and slight evidence of glue residue, otherwise in very good, stable condition. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."

**SIMPSON GALLERIES, DOES NOT PROVIDE SHIPPING SERVICES OR SHIPPING QUOTES. WE CAN REFER SUCCESSFUL BIDDERS TO A NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL SHIPPER** Shipping may be secured through one of these shippers or your preferred shipper. The UPS Store 5233 Bellaire Blvd. Bellaire, TX 77401 (713) 667-5116 Email: store2567@theupsstore.com, ACTS Crating & Transportation Services (713) 869-2269 Email: crating@actsintl.com, or LDG Delivery Service (561) 212-7159 Email: antiquedelivery@aol.com.
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JOHN SPEED (British 1552-1629) A HAND COLORED

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000
Feb 25, 2017
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Starting Price $1,000
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0150: JOHN SPEED (British 1552-1629) A HAND COLORED

Sold for $6,500
11 Bids
Est. $2,000 - $3,000Starting Price $1,000
Fine Art & Antiques
Feb 25, 2017 2:00 PM EST
Buyer's Premium 22.5%

Lot 0150 Details

Description
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JOHN SPEED (British 1552-1629) A HAND COLORED ENGRAVING, "A New and ACCURATE MAP OF THE WORLD," DATED 1651, a twin-hemisphere map of the world entitled ''A New and Accurat Map of The World Drawne according to ye truest Descriptions latest Discoveries & best Observations yet have been made by English or Strangers, 1651'', with California represented as an island, decorative borders of allegorical figures representing Water, Earth, Fire, and Air, celestial hemispheres, eclipses, and portraits of explorers Cavendish, Drake, Magellan, and van Noort. 15 1/2" x 20 1/2"
Condition
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Some slight waves to the paper, a few tears with apparent professional repairs and slight evidence of glue residue, otherwise in very good, stable condition. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS."<br><br><b>**SIMPSON GALLERIES, DOES NOT PROVIDE SHIPPING SERVICES OR SHIPPING QUOTES. WE CAN REFER SUCCESSFUL BIDDERS TO A NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL SHIPPER** Shipping may be secured through one of these shippers or your preferred shipper. The UPS Store 5233 Bellaire Blvd. Bellaire, TX 77401 (713) 667-5116 Email: store2567@theupsstore.com, ACTS Crating & Transportation Services (713) 869-2269 Email: crating@actsintl.com, or LDG Delivery Service (561) 212-7159 Email: antiquedelivery@aol.com.<b/>

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