Auction 110, Lot 94

"Carte du Golphe de St. Laurent et Pays Voisins", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canada

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication: Prevost's Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Hand Color

14 x 8.5 inches
35.6 x 21.6 cm

First state of this nice copper engraved map of St. Lawrence Bay with Anticosti Island, Prince Edward Island, Cape Breton Island, Newfoundland and the adjacent mainland. Decorative title cartouche

References: Kershaw #589.

Condition: B

Light toning along one fold and a couple of faint spots. Binding tear in right blank margin.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $130

Closed on 3/2/2005