Auction 129, Lot 132

"Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali", Homann Heirs

Subject: Colonial United States and Canada

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.8 x 19.8 inches
55.4 x 50.3 cm

Great sheet consisting of four separate maps: Virginia und Maryland; Carolina nebsteinem Theil von Florida; New Engelland, New York, New Yersey und Pensilvania; and New Foundland, od. Terra Nova, S. Laurentii Bay, die Fisch-Bank, Acadia, nebst einem Theil New Schotland. Each map details the British possessions in North America, with roads, forts, towns, coastal shoals. Text panel at bottom. German title at right, Die Gros-Britannische Colonie-Laender in Nord America.

References: Cumming (SE) #233; McCorkle #740.1; Portinaro & Knirsch #123; Sellers & Van Ee #83.

Condition: A

Beautiful impression and color on thick paper with original margins. Some spots in margin and just to edge of map at lower right.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Sold for: $700

Closed on 9/23/2009

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