Auction 126, Lot 123

"Part of North America; containing Canada, the North Parts of New England and New York; with Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. From the Sr. Robert with Improvements", Anon.

Subject: Colonial United States and Canada

Period: 1760 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.5 x 8 inches
29.2 x 20.3 cm

Anonymous map after Robert de Vaugondy describes the Maritimes and New England with an inset of the Great Lakes. This is the first state of this map with the notes on fishing boundaries intact. The title is enclosed with a delicate floral cartouche.

References: Kershaw #369.

Condition: B+

Some very light staining at upper left, otherwise near fine example. Beautiful impression.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/3/2008