Auction 108, Lot 209

"Plan of Ticonderoga [on sheet with] A Perspective View of Lake George", Hinton, John

Subject: New York

Period: 1759 (published)

Publication: Universal Magazine

Color: Black & White

Size:
6.2 x 10 inches
15.7 x 25.4 cm

Copper engraved plan and view of this important French and Indian War fort located on a strategic point at the mouth of the river connecting Lake George with Lake Champlain. The detailed plan has a legend listing 20 fortifications and key places along the river. The view shows the fort and munitions piles with two gunboats anchored near the shore.

References: Jolly UNIV-84; Phillips (M) p.293.

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/29/2004

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