"Carte de al Partie Nord des Etats Unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: New England
Period: 1783 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
12.7 x 8.4 inches
32.3 x 21.3 cm
Very early map of the newly-formed United States. It covers the region from northern Virginia to Maine (Machasuzet Bay) with good topographical detail including numerous settlements, forts, and Indian villages. Four distance scales.
References: McCorkle #782.1; Sellers & van Ee #744.
Good impression with later full hand coloring. Blue wash coloring in ocean. A little paper thinness at upper margin with some loss in this area that may be original, resulting in a deckled edge.