Auction 95, Lot 95

"Carte Nouvelle de l'Amerique Angloise contenant tout ce que Anglois possedent sur le Continent de l'Amerique Septentrionale Savoir le Canada, la Nouvelle Ecosse ou Acadie, les treize Provinces unies…", Lotter, Mathias Albrecht

Subject: Colonial United States and Canada

Period: 1776 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.4 x 23.5 inches
49.3 x 59.7 cm

A large map issued shortly before the outbreak of the American Revolution. The map covers the region from James Bay through New Foundland in the north and to the northern part of Florida in the south. It reflects German interests in America with numerous cities and towns, forts, trails, Indian villages and tribal territories. The large (uncolored) title cartouche incorporates the British coat of arms and names the 13 colonies. Trimmed close at right as issued.

References:

Condition: B

Original color, slightly faded, with light toning along centerfold. Trimmed close at right as issued.

Estimate: $550 - $650

Sold for: $550

Closed on 6/13/2001

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