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Auction 130, Lot 149

"Part of North America, Containing Canada, the North parts of New England and New York; with Nova Scotia and Newfoundland", Anon.

Subject: Canada & United States

Period: 1795 (circa)


Color: Black & White

11.3 x 8 inches
28.7 x 20.3 cm
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This beautifully engraved copper plate map, after Didier Robert de Vaugondy, describes the Maritimes and New England with an inset of the Great Lakes and course of the Missouri River. Fine stipple engraving defines the Bank of Newfound Land. The title is enclosed with a simple oval cartouche.

References: Kershaw #371; cf McCorkle #759.3.

Condition: A+

Wide margins.

Estimate: $250 - $300


Closed on 12/2/2009