Auction 111, Lot 112

"North America Sheet IV Lake Superior", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Canada and Great Lakes

Period: 1832 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15 x 12 inches
38.1 x 30.5 cm

Finely engraved map with great detail of the region surrounding Lake Superior. Includes important navigational notes, interesting notations in the interior, depth readings, Native American tribes, place names, etc. Locates the American Fur Company at the west end near Fond du Lac. Published by Baldwin & Cradock. Keyboard style border surrounds.


Condition: A

Fine impression and good outline coloring. Top right corner has been added, just clipping the neatline, still map is very good.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $65

Closed on 6/8/2005