Auction 103, Lot 176

"Plan of New Orleans the Capital of Louisiana", Benning, Robert

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1761 (published)

Publication: London Magazine

Color: Hand Color

9 x 7.2 inches
22.9 x 18.3 cm

Great little plan detailing the city center, including Bourbon Street, with individual buildings depicted and roads leading into the city. Plan is based on an earlier map by Bellin.

References: Jolly LOND-199.

Condition: A+

Attractive later color.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $240

Closed on 6/11/2003