Auction 146, Lot 126

"Dominj Inglesi in America", Barbiellini, Carlo Antonio

Subject: United States & Canada

Period: 1807 (published)

Publication: Atlante delle geogapfia antica e moderna

Color: Black & White

Size:
9.7 x 7.9 inches
24.6 x 20.1 cm

Very uncommon copper engraved map with details in Canada and Alaska, which is still not fully delineated. The "Monte Stoney o delle Pietre" (Stoney Mountains) dominate the west where a hypothetical connection is shown between the Missouri and Columbia rivers. The longitude is measured from the island of Ferro. Numerous Indian tribes are named and Canada's extensive network of rivers and lakes is shown in detail.

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Condition: A

On clean, watermarked paper with wide margins.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/4/2013

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