Auction 113, Lot 136

"Canada ou Nouvelle France", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Colonial Canada & United States

Period: 1684 (circa)

Publication: Beschreibung des ganzen welt-kreisses…

Color: Black & White

Size:
4 x 6 inches
10.2 x 15.2 cm

Charming miniature map depicting the eastern seaboard from the Chesapeake Bay to Greenland. The Great Lakes are shown open-ended in the west. Extends to include Bermuda. Strapwork title cartouche and an Indian family adorn the map.

References: Kershaw #267; McCorkle #683.3.

Condition: A

Lightly toned with brown paper hinge tape on verso and a bit of soil in blank margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/7/2005

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