Auction 96, Lot 180

"Ville de Manathe ou Nouvelle-Yorc", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: New York

Period: 1764 (published)


Color: Hand Color

6.3 x 8.1 inches
16 x 20.6 cm

Charming map of colonial New York City based on a hand drawn map by J.B.L. Franquelin in 1693. It depicts the fortifications at the tip of Manhattan.

References: Augustyn & Cohen, Manhattan in Maps, pages 50-51.

Condition: A+

Fine crisp impression.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $850

Closed on 9/12/2001