Catalog Archive
Auction 190, Lot 235

"Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique de la Caroline du Nord", Buchon, Jean Alexandre

Subject: North Carolina

Period: 1825 (published)

Publication: Atlas Geographique, Statistique, Historique ... des Deux Ameriques

Color: Hand Color

18 x 10.7 inches
45.7 x 27.2 cm
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This map is from the French edition of Carey & Lea's American Atlas. The large-scale map shows the state with 62 counties and large western counties. The old boundary between North and South Carolina is noted. It is surrounded by French text on three sides, including a list of county populations and governors through 1821. Engraved by Beaupre. On a sheet that measures 26.9 x 20.4".


Condition: B+

Full contemporary color with a pair of stains in the image, and light toning and foxing along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $140

Closed on 11/16/2022