Auction 96, Lot 124

"Carte du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent Depuis son Embouchure jusqu'au dessus de Quebec", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canada

Period: 1757 (dated)

Publication: Abrege Histoire Generale des Voyages

Color: Black & White

11.7 x 7.5 inches
29.7 x 19.1 cm

Attractive map of the lower St. Lawrence from Quebec to Anticosti Island with nice details of the rocks and shoals and place names along the shore. This is the second state, published by La Harpe in 1780-86. Rococo title cartouche.

References: Kershaw #627; Sellers & Van Ee #229.

Condition: A

Light toning.

Estimate: $160 - $180

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/12/2001