Catalog Archive
Auction 113, Lot 128

"Gulf of St. Lawrence", British Admiralty

Subject: Canada

Period: 1857 (dated)


Color: Black & White

38 x 25 inches
96.5 x 63.5 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Large and precisely engraved sea chart that includes Anticosti, Cape Breton Islands, Newfoundland and extends north to Belle Isle. Filled with details and place names, soundings, tide tables, lighthouses, etc.


Condition: B

Dark impression on very thick paper. Toned along centerfold, ragged lower margin with a few marginal chips elsewhere, and short split at bottom along centerfold.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/7/2005