Auction 93, Lot 92

"Canada ou Nouvelle France", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Colonial Canada and New England

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l'Univers

Color: Black & White

Size:
4 x 5.5 inches
10.2 x 14 cm

Charming miniature map depicting the eastern seaboard from the Chesapeake Bay to Greenland. The Great Lakes are shown open-ended in the west. Strapwork title cartouche and an Indian family adorn the map.

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Condition: A

Fine, crisp impression. Small paper flaw in Atlantic, else fine.

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/6/2000

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