Auction 121, Lot 176

"Porti della Nuova York e Perthamboy", Anon.

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic

Period: 1763 (published)

Publication: Gazzettiere Americano

Color: Black & White

6.5 x 7.8 inches
16.5 x 19.8 cm

Unusual Italian map of New York Harbor extends from Newark, Hackensack, Manhattan, and part of Long Island to Middletown and Sandy Hook. There are numerous early place names, charming small buildings and soundings in the harbor. Beautifully engraved by Guiseppe M. Terreni.

References: Portinaro & Knirsch, p. 254.

Condition: A+

Estimate: $350 - $400


Closed on 9/26/2007