Auction 160, Lot 142

"Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edwards Id. Newfoundland, and a Large Portion of the United States", Arrowsmith, John

Subject: Northeastern United States & Canada

Period: 1838 (dated)

Publication: The London Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19 x 23.8 inches
48.3 x 60.5 cm

Map from the Gulf of St. Lawrence to Cape Cod. Includes the provinces of Nova Scotia, Prince Edwards Island, New Brunswick and a portion of Quebec and New England. There is also a large inset of Newfoundland. Each of the provinces and states have individual colors with nice detail of towns, rivers and railroads. In northern Maine and Quebec, the boundary claims for the United States and Britain have also been depicted. After years of dispute, both sides agreed to an arbiter and William I, King of the Netherlands, drew the final line in 1842.


Condition: B+

Original outline color with a faint damp stain at top left and a few minor creases and tears confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $200 - $230


Closed on 11/16/2016