Auction 107, Lot 77

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

Subject: North America

Period: 1702 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.4 x 5.4 inches
18.8 x 13.7 cm

A charming small map showing the island of California with an indented coastline and the place names R. d' Estiete, C. Blanco, P. de Carinde, Canal de S. Barbe, I. de S. Martin, I. de S. Mare, B. de S. Francisco, D. de Simon, B.S. Christoue and Piemabe. A quaint title cartouche features natives tending a fire, a crocodile and a serpent.

References: McLaughlin #147.

Condition: A

Original color, light and even toning with some manuscript brown ink in blank margins.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $500

Closed on 6/9/2004

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