Catalog Archive

Auction 168, Lot 116

"A New Map of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland &c. from the Latest Authorities", Cary, John

Subject: Eastern Canada

Period: 1807 (dated)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

20.3 x 18 inches
51.6 x 45.7 cm

This early 19th century map focuses on the area around the Gulf of St. Laurence, with excellent detail of the coasts of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. The fishing banks in the Atlantic Ocean are also shown.


Condition: A

Full original color on paper watermarked "1806" with a hint of toning along the centerfold and some staining along the top edge of the sheet.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/6/2018