"Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, Nouvelle Yorck et Pensilvanie", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Colonial New England
Period: 1767 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
11.8 x 8.1 inches
30 x 20.6 cm
Nice map of the English colonies from Pennsylvania through Maine with their early boundaries. Fully engraved with topographical features. The colonies are shown confined east of the Allegheny Mountains, with the Nations Iroquoises, Indian villages and several French forts located west of the mountains. Decorative cartouche in the flourishing French style.
References: McCorkle #757-1; Sellers & Van Ee #721.
A few spots & tiny worm holes in margins. Bright color.