Auction 140, Lot 180

"Louisiana", Ehrmann, Theodor Friedrich

Subject: Central United States

Period: 1804 (published)

Publication: Schilderung von Louisiana

Color: Hand Color

Size:
6.6 x 8.5 inches
16.8 x 21.6 cm

An interesting little map showing the Mississippi basin. The United States are labeled Freye Staaten with the frontier showing a huge Indiana, an incompletely formed Kentucki, and Georgia taking in all the region to the Mississippi, including the area of Tennessee. Locates many Indian villages as well as early western forts.

References: Phillips (Maps) p. 371.

Condition: A

Issued folding with light toning in blank margins.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 5/23/2012

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