Auction 102, Lot 91

"L'Amerique Septentrionale", La Feuille, Daniel de

Subject: North America

Period: 1702 (published)

Publication: Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm

Beautiful copper engraved map includes all of North America extending to Terre Ferme. California with the indented coastline and placenames R d'Estiete, C Blanco, P de Carinde, Canal de S Barbe, I de S Martin, I de S Mare, B de S Fransico, D de Simon, B S Christoue, and Piemabe. Decorative cartouche with natives and animals.

References: McLaughlin #147; Koeman II, LaF 1(6) & 4(6); Phillips (A) 2820-6.

Condition: A

Absolutely mint example less re margining at top. The conservation was done professionally with small section of neatline in very neat facsimile.

Estimate: $550 - $650

Sold for: $500

Closed on 3/5/2003

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