Auction 122, Lot 192

"Carte de la Partie Nord, des Etats Unis, de l'Amerique Septentrionale", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Colonial Northeast

Period: 1783 (circa)

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

Color: Black & White

12.7 x 8.4 inches
32.3 x 21.3 cm

This very early map presents the newly-formed United States. It covers the region from northern Virginia to Maine (Machasuzet Bay), and westward to include Lake Erie. The map has good topographical detail, and it also includes numerous settlements, forts, and Indian villages. Locates Baltimore, Annapolis, Alexandria, New York, Boston, Ft. Halifax and much more. Four distance scales at upper left.

References: McCorkle #782.1; Sellers & van Ee #744

Condition: B

A near fine example less some light scattered foxing in map image.

Estimate: $120 - $140

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/5/2007