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Auction 105, Lot 203

"Baye et Port d'Yorc Capitale de la Nouvelle Yorc", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: New York

Period: 1764 (published)

Publication: Le Petit Atlas Maritime

Color: Hand Color

6.5 x 8.5 inches
16.5 x 21.6 cm
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A great little map of the entrance to New York Harbor. The city is shown as a tiny village with other settlements including Neversink, Gravesend, Newark, Woodbridge and Ambois. Delicately engraved title cartouche and fleur-de-lis.

References: Phillips (A) #3508; Phillips (M) #543.

Condition: A

Crisp impression on hand laid paper. Recent color.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/3/2003