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Auction 196, Lot 122

"Etats Unis et Canada", Monin, Charles V.

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada, Texas

Period: 1830 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18 x 12.6 inches
45.7 x 32 cm
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A detailed steel engraved map presenting the eastern part of the U.S. and southeastern Canada. Missouri, Louisiana and Arkansas Territory are organized west of the Mississippi River, with the balance made up of districts controlled by various Indian Tribes. An early Texas under Mexican control takes in the region between the Brazos and Sabine rivers with only two settlements named (Brazoria and Nacogdoches). A small inset at bottom features a map of southern Florida including the Keys. The oval cartouche contains a calligraphy title. Drawn by Benard and engraved by Grenier.


Condition: B+

There is a light dampstain at upper right and some minor foxing mostly in the blank margins.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 2/7/2024