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Auction 102, Lot 107

"Carta Geografica del Canada Nell'America Settentrionale", Albrizzi, Girolamo

Subject: Colonial New England and Canada

Period: 1742 (circa)

Publication: Atlante Novissimo

Color: Hand Color

16.8 x 12.9 inches
42.7 x 32.8 cm

Italian edition of Delisle's map of Eastern Canada and New England, including all of the Great Lakes, Labrador and Hudson's Bay. Features Lahontan's Longue River of the West. Locates numerous forts and Indian tribes. Large pictorial cartouche and compass rose.

References: Kershaw #342 pl.224; Phillips (A) #594-40.

Condition: B

Toned along centerfold. Printers crease at lower center.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Sold for: $650

Closed on 3/5/2003