Auction 126, Lot 197

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

Subject: Southeastern United States

Period: 1783 (circa)

Publication: Raynal's Atlas de toutes les parties connues du Globe Terrestre

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.3 x 8.3 inches
31.2 x 21.1 cm

Simple and concise copper engraved map that covers the states of Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia in the new United States. All settlement is confined east of the Appalachians with les Cherokees the only note in the otherwise blank region west of the mountains. There are four distance scales located on the left side of the map. Engraved by Andre.

References: Sellers & Van Ee #1406.

Condition: A

With full hand coloring and original margins. Holes in lower margin repaired. One hard fold line.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/3/2008

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