Auction 96, Lot 112

"Carte de la Floride, de la Louisiane, et Pays Voisins", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Colonial United States

Period: 1757 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

11.8 x 8.7 inches
30 x 22.1 cm

Finely engraved and detailed map of the Louisiana Territory extending from the lower Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and from Nouveau Mexique to Florida (not showing the tip of Florida). Many Indian names, missions, forts and early settlements. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A+

Lovely color.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $600

Closed on 9/12/2001