Auction 157, Lot 180

"Map of the Northern Provinces of the United States", Phillips, Richard (Sir)

Subject: New England & Mid-Atlantic

Period: 1804 (published)

Publication: Marshall's Life of Washington

Color: Black & White

Size:
20.1 x 12.8 inches
51.1 x 32.5 cm

This map covers all of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, extending south to below Alexandria and west to beyond Wheeling on the Ohio River. Early county development in Pennsylvania is current to 1794, prior to the organization of Greene and Lycoming Counties. The Lands of the Six Nations appear in western New York beside Lake Erie. There is very good detail of roads throughout the region. Engraved by John Russell Jr.

References: McCorkle #799.7; Phillips (M) p. 873; Howes #M317.

Condition: B

Issued folding with light offsetting and several small stains in the image. Trimmed to just inside the neatline at right.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $100

Closed on 5/4/2016

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