Auction 117, Lot 166

"Carte de la Louisiane, et de la Floride", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Colonial Southern United States

Period: 1780 (circa)

Publication: Raynal's Atlas de toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.2 x 12.5 inches
20.8 x 31.8 cm

Handsome map of the American South and the Mississippi River Valley that extends from Charleston, South Carolina west to include New Orleans and north well into Illinois. It provides good detail on the course of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. Florida is shown with its panhandle extending west to include Mobile and Biloxi. A small inset provides details of the Missouri River.

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Condition: B

Faint damp stains on centerfold.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/6/2006

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