Auction 110, Lot 103

"Canada ou Nouvelle France", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Colonial Canada and New England

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l' Univers

Color: Hand Color

Size:
4 x 5.5 inches
10.2 x 14 cm

Charming miniature map depicting the eastern seaboard from the Chesapeake Bay to Greenland. The Great Lakes are shown open-ended in the west. Extends to include Bermuda. Strapwork title cartouche and an Indian family adorn the map. French text on verso.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/2/2005

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