Auction 110, Lot 92

"Carte de la Baye de Hudson Pour servir a l'Histoire Generale des Voyages", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canada

Period: 1757 (dated)


Color: Black & White

12 x 8.7 inches
30.5 x 22.1 cm

A handsome chart of Hudson Bay and Labrador depicting the mountains and coastal features including numerous forts. Embellished with a decorative title cartouche. The map is dated 1757, but was published circa 1790.

References: Kershaw #318.

Condition: A

Minor toning in blank margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/2/2005