Auction 115, Lot 131

"Carte de la Partie Septentrionale des Etats Unis, comprenant le Canada, La Nouvelle Ecosse, New Hampshire, Massachuset's Bay, Rhode-Island, Connecticut, New-Yorck, Etat de Vermont avec partie de Pensilvanie et de New-Jersey", Tardieu

Subject: Eastern Canada & United States

Period: 1797 (circa)

Publication: Chanlaire & Mentelle's Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17 x 13 inches
43.2 x 33 cm

Finely detailed map of the Northeast extending from Philadelphia up the coast to the Gulf of St. Laurence. Extends inland to show part of Lake Ontario with fine detail along the Hudson River. Locates scores of towns and villages, shows roads, mountains and watershed. Four distance scales and a simple title block. Engraved by Andre.

References: McCorkle #797.5.

Condition: B

Two place names on the coast of Newfoundland in manuscript brown ink. Some edge tears, well away from map. Horizontal crease.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Unsold

Closed on 6/21/2006

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