Auction 108, Lot 134

"Carte de la Partie Septentrionale des Etats Unis, comprenant le Canada, La Nouvelle Ecosse, New Hampshire, Massachuset's Bay, Rhode-Island, Connecticut, New-Yorck, Etat de Vermont avec partie de Pensilvanie et de New-Jersey", Tardieu

Subject: Canada & United States

Period: 1797 (circa)

Publication: Mentelle's Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.7 x 12.5 inches
42.4 x 31.8 cm

Finely detailed map of the Northeast extending from Philadelphia up the coast to Ile d'Anticosti and the mouth of the St. Laurence. Extends inland to show part of Lake Ontario with fine detail along the Hudson River. Locates scores of towns and villages, shows roads, mountains and watershed. Four distance scales and a simple title block. Engraved by Andre.

References: McCorkle #797.5.

Condition: B

Small worm track and a couple of faint spots and damp stains in map. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/29/2004

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