Auction 89, Lot 71

"Il Paese de Selvaggi Outauacesi e Kilistinesi Intorno al Lago Superiore",

Subject: Canada and United States (Lake Superior)

Period: 1778 (published)

Publication: Le Colonie unite dell' America settentrionle

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.5 x 12 inches
41.9 x 30.5 cm

Antonio Zatta published an Italian version of the important John Mitchell map in twelve separate maps. This sheet depicts Lake Superior based on Bellin with the large, spurious island 'I. Philippeaux'. Also included is an inset of the southern tip of Florida and the Bahamas. Ref: Kershaw #980 and Sellers and Van Ee #163. Attractive original color.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $225 - $275

Sold for: $190

Closed on 12/8/1999

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