Catalog Archive
Auction 167, Lot 108

"Carte de la Partie Sud des Etats Unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale", Bonne, Rigobert

Subject: Colonial Southeastern United States

Period: 1780 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.4 x 8.3 inches
31.5 x 21.1 cm
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A basic copper-engraved map that covers the states of Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia in the new United States. All settlement is confined east of the Appalachians with les Cherokees the only note in the otherwise blank region west of the mountains. There are four distance scales located on the left side of the map.

References: Sellers & Van Ee #1406.

Condition: B+

On watermarked paper with faint scattered foxing and some light damp stains mostly in the bottom blank margin. A small chip in the bottom blank margin has been replaced with old paper on verso.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 3/28/2018