Auction 100, Lot 128

"Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edwards Id. Newfoundland, and a large portion of the United States", Arrowsmith, John

Subject: Canada & United States

Period: 1837 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
37.8 x 23.8 inches
96 x 60.5 cm

Great map covering the mouth of the St. Lawrence to the Great Lakes. Includes New England and both Upper and Lower Canada. The title Upper Canada &c. appears in the upper left with the Lower Canada title lower right. Large inset of Newfoundland. Dissected and mounted on linen with original green leather slipcase. Several neat pencil notations including the locations of British and American forts. These could easily be erased, but add interest to the map.

References:

Condition: B

Light scattered foxing. Slipcase worn.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/12/2002

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