Auction 92, Lot 86

"L'Amerique Septentrionale - Noord America", La Feuille, Daniel de

Subject: North America

Period: 1702 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm

Charming map with a prominent ISLAND OF CALIFORNIA. The Mississippi River is shown originating in a lake in northern Canada. The Rio Grand is the only other major river depicted. Cartouche includes several natives, a snake and an alligator.

References: McLaughlin #147.

Condition: B

Original color in outline with a fully colored cartouche. A bit of light foxing.

Estimate: $600 - $650

Sold for: $600

Closed on 9/13/2000

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