Leen Helmink Antique Maps

America by Du Val

Cartographer

Du Val

Title

Novveau Mexique

Published

Paris, 1660

Size

10.0 x 12.5 cms

Technique

Copper engraving

Stock number

18816

Condition

excellent

Price

$ 850

Description

Duval's very rare map of New Mexico, with Californiua as an island and the American southwest. The map shows many mythical places, including the legendary Strait of Anian and the Cities of Cibola, as well as Francis Drakes's landing place and New Albion. "Canada or New France" in the upper right. State 2 of 4. Burden 353.