Auction 96, Lot 113

"Carte de la Louisiane et Pays Voisins pour servir a l'Histoire des Etablissemens Europeens", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Colonial Central United States

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.6 x 8.4 inches
29.5 x 21.3 cm

Another Bellin rendition of this map of Louisiana Territory. Finely engraved and detailed map of the Louisiana Territory extending from the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico and Nouveau Mexique and locating Santa Fe. Many Indian place names, forts and early European settlements are shown. Decorative title cartouche.

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Condition: A+

Later color.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $200

Closed on 9/12/2001

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