Auction 121, Lot 128

"Charte Der neuen Niederlassungen in Ober Canada nach der Smythschen Charte", I.C.M.R.

Subject: Canada and Great Lakes

Period: 1814 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.2 x 7.4 inches
31 x 18.8 cm

An uncommon, reduced version of David William Smyth's map of Ontario providing excellent detail of the area around the Lakes Ontario, Erie, St. Clair and Huron and showing townships in upper New York state and Canada. David William Smyth was Canada's first Surveyor General.


Condition: A

Original outline color on a sheet with narrow, but adequate margins on the right and left, and a tear in the upper margin, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $400

Closed on 9/26/2007