GERMAN MAP OF MEXICO AND THE SOUTHEAST
LOTTER, TOBIAS CONRAD
Mappa geographica a Regionem Mexicanam et Floridam...
18 1/2” x 22 1/2”. Full original color. Excellent condition.
This fine map of Mexico and the Southeast includes inset maps of Porto Bello, Havana, Cartagena, and Vera Cruz. Tobias Conrad Lotter was a prolific map publisher and the son-in-law of the famous German mapmaker Mattheus Seutter. In 1758 he inherited half of the copperplates from Seutter’s firm and set up an independent publishing house in Augsberg.
see Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers, Revised Edition, Volume III, pp.158-159.
Inventory No. 7332