Auction 114, Lot 148

"Stati-Uniti dell'America Settentrionale dalle piu recenti mappe…", Le Sage

Subject: United States - Eastern

Period: 1832 (dated)

Publication: Atlante Storico Geogrphico…

Color: Hand Color

18 x 13.5 inches
45.7 x 34.3 cm

Uncommon map from an Italian edition of Le Sage's historical atlas published by Girolamo Tasso. The title cartouche also credits Buchon. The map covers the United States up to the Rocky Mountains. It depicts by color and extensive notations the expansion of the states from the original thirteen colonies through the acquisition of various territories up to 1825. Major cities, forts, roads and Indian villages are located. There is a color key at lower left.

References: Phillips (A) #127-21b.

Condition: A+

Fine original color.

Estimate: $400 - $450


Closed on 3/1/2006