"Carte du Golphe de St. Laurent et Pays Voisins", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Period: 1773 (published)
Publication: Raynal's Atlas Portatif
Color: Hand Color
14 x 8.5 inches
35.6 x 21.6 cm
This attractive, copper engraved map shows St. Lawrence Bay with Anticosti Island, Prince Edward Island ( I. St Jean ), Cape Breton Island (Isle Royale), and Newfoundland with the adjacent mainland. The map is adorned with a decorative rococo-style cartouche.
References: Kershaw #592.
Sharp impression and original color with a couple very insignificant spots, over all very good.