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Auction 191, Lot 116


"Le Fleuve Saint-Laurent Represente Plus en Detail que dans l'Etendue de la Carte", Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Subject: St. Lawrence River, Canada

Period: 1755 (circa)


Color: Black & White

22.1 x 18.2 inches
56.1 x 46.2 cm
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This detailed map of the St. Lawrence River was designed as an inset map for D'Anville's Canada Louisiane et Terres Angloises. It was also published with a 24-page pamphlet entitled "Memoire sur la carte intitulee: Canada, Louisiane, & Terres Angloises." The map includes superb detail of the river from Lake Ontario to Isle aux Coudres, including the Rivier de Richelieu.

References: Kershaw #625.

Condition: B

Issued folding and printed on heavy paper with a birdhouse watermark and toning on two folds.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $30

Closed on 2/8/2023