Auction 96, Lot 125

"A New Chart of the River St. Lawrence from the Island of Anticosti to Lake Ontario", Kitchin, Thomas

Subject: Canada

Period: 1759 (published)

Publication: London Magazine

Color: Hand Color

10 x 7.2 inches
25.4 x 18.3 cm

Nice copper engraved map showing navigational courses. The two part map also includes insets of "Traverse or Passage from Cape Torment to the South channel of Orleans Island" plus one from Quebec to Lake Ontario, the Bay of Seven Islands and Lake Champlain, all with decorative cartouches and good detail.

References: Jolly LOND-174.

Condition: B

Trimmed into neatline at binding side with paper laid in and neatline supplied in facsimile.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/12/2001