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P'les de la Florida
  • Alain Manesson Mallet
    1603–1706
    active: France
  • P'les de la Florida, 1683
  • Description De L'Univers, Contenant Les Differents Systemes Du Monde, les Cartes generales & particulieres de la Geographie Ancienne & Moderne
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 145 x 110 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 207 x 137 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 11/16 x 4 5/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 5 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Anonymous gift in memory of Marguerite R. Riccobene
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0341.02
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Plate printed slightly crooked on page. Book page 299. Heading top corner: DE L'AMERIQUE, FIGURE CXXX. Top corner image, banner reads: Poles DE LA FLORIDE. Two figures in low landscape, handcolored yellows, greens, red. Both figures wear skins around waists. Male on right has large bow and quiver on back, and long hair. Woman has red beads and yellow hat.