"Americae Septentrionalis Pars III", Von Euler, Leonhard
Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico
Period: 1760 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Geographicus Omnes Orbis Terrarum…
Color: Hand Color
14 x 13.5 inches
35.6 x 34.3 cm
This scarce map is one sheet of von Euler's four-part map of North America. This sheet covers the region from the Gulf Coast of the U.S. through Mexico to Honduras, and presents a detailed view of the Spanish possessions in New Mexico with the note Country Not Particularly Known in Texas. The map stands on its own with a decorative cartouche and border.
Contemporary outline color in the map with later color in the cartouche on watermarked paper. There is minor soiling and light foxing mostly confined to the blank margins.