Auction 144, Lot 52

"L'Isle de Terre-Neuve, l'Acadie, ou la Nouvelle Ecosse, l'Isle St Jean et la Partie Orientale du Canada", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Colonial United States & Canada

Period: 1780 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.6 x 8.5 inches
32 x 21.6 cm

This small map covers the Maritimes and extends as far west as Lake Ontario, as well as to New England and the Atlantic coast to Philadelphia. The map is detailed to show the provinces, towns, forts, harbors, Indian tribes, and the fishing banks in the North Atlantic. This variant edition lacks the attribution to Bonne below the title, which is more commonly seen.

References: Kershaw #723; McCorkle #782.3C; Sellers and van Ee #172.

Condition: A

A dark impression with faint centerfold toning, else fine.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 4/3/2013