Auction 96, Lot 122

"Partie Orientale de l'Amerique Angloise", Mortier, Pierre

Subject: Canada

Period: 1693 (published)

Publication: Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes les Parties du Monde

Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 23.7 inches
47 x 60.2 cm

Handsome and unusual map featuring the great fishing banks off the northeast coast of North America. The map extends from Casco Bay to Greenland, including Newfoundland and the Bay of St. Lawrence with the tiny island of Bermuda also included. Photocopy of atlas title page included with map.

References: Not listed in Kershaw.

Condition: A

Estimate: $1,700 - $2,000


Closed on 9/12/2001