Auction 169, Lot 142

"Etats-Unis de l'Amerique Seple. avec le Canada et la Floride", Lattre, Jean

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada

Period: 1790 (circa)

Publication: Le Petit Atlas Moderne

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.2 x 9.8 inches
18.3 x 24.9 cm

Uncommon and attractive early map of the United States decorated with a rococo-style title cartouche. Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia extend to the Mississippi River, and numerous forts and Indian villages are also located. A table in the Atlantic names the 13 states with their capitals. West and East Florida are part of the Spanish possession of Louisiane.

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Condition: A

A crisp impression on a clean, bright sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/12/2018

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