Central America & West Indies
Title: Reystogt door Gil Gonzales Davila van 't eyland ..., 1706-08. Reystogt door Gil Gonzales Davila van 't eyland St. Dominica gedaan na de Honduras en Nicaragua.
Artist: Van der Aa, Pieter
Published: Leiden, Van der Aa
Size: [16 x 23,3 cm]
Technic: Copper engraving / Uncolored
Description: Original copper engraving, uncoloured as published. The famous Dutch publisher and mapmaker Pieter Van der Aa (1659 Leiden - 1733 Leiden) published 'during the period 1882-1733, an enormous quantity of printed matter' (Koeman). This map was actually published in the first edition of his travelbooks 'Naauwkeurige versameling der gedenk-waardigste zee en landreysen na Oost en West-Indien', in Leiden 1706-08.
Notes: In excellent condition. Printed on the full sheet as published; the map was originally folded in this series, so that old folds are more or less visible.