Auction 112, Lot 124

"America Septentrionalis Coloniis in Interiorem Virginiam deductis &c.", Probst, Johann Michael

Subject: Eastern Canada & United States

Period: 1782 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

9.3 x 7 inches
23.6 x 17.8 cm

This small map is a copy of Johann Schreiber's map of 1756 that focuses on the disputed region during the French and Indian War. Probst's map adds the names of the thirteen states and embellishes the map with a different title cartouche; but otherwise the map is essentially unchanged.

References: cf McCorkle #756.15.

Condition: A

Original color. Minor surface soil barely intruding into map at bottom right.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $650

Closed on 9/28/2005