Auction 128, Lot 171

"A New Map of Canada, Also the North Parts of New England and New York; with Nova Scotia and Newfound Land", Anon.

Subject: Colonial United States and Canada, Great Lakes

Period: 1766 (circa)

Publication: A New and Complete Dictionary of Trade and Commerce

Color: Hand Color

11.5 x 7.9 inches
29.2 x 20.1 cm

This is a small English version of Robert de Vaugondy's map of 1755 updated to indicate changes resulting from the Treaty of Utrecht. The map includes a large inset map of the Great Lakes and is embellished with a large title cartouche.

References: McCorkle #759.3; Kershaw #370.

Condition: B+

Narrow top and bottom margins, as issued with a bit of uneven toning.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 5/20/2009