Auction 92, Lot 81

"Lacs, Fleuves, Rivieres et Principales Montagnes de l'Amerique", Clouet, Jean Baptiste Louis

Subject: Western Hemisphere

Period: 1793 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.5 x 12.3 inches
54.6 x 31.2 cm

An interesting map of the Americas with very few place names and scant topographical features in the interior. The cartography is outdated, particularly in the Pacific Northwest where there is no hint of Alaska. Panels of French text at sides.

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Condition: A

Very faint discoloration, overall very good.

Estimate: $275 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/13/2000

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