Auction 97, Lot 102

"Carte Nouvelle de l'Amerique Angloise contenant tout ce que Anglois possedent sur le Continent de l'Amerique Septentrionale Savoir le Canada, la Nouvelle Ecosse ou Acadie, les treize Provinces unies..", Lotter, Mathias Albrecht

Subject: Colonial North America

Period: 1776 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.2 x 23.7 inches
48.8 x 60.2 cm

A large map issued shortly before the outbreak of the American Revolution and included in several of Lotter's composite atlases throughout the conflict. The map covers the region from James Bay through Newfoundland in the north and to the northern part of Florida in the south. It reflects German interests in America with numerous cities and towns, forts, trails, Indian villages and tribal territories. The large title cartouche incorporates the British coat of arms and names the 13 colonies.

References: Phillips (A) #3517

Condition: B

Attractive old color. Some mild discoloration and repairs of centerfold and margins.

Estimate: $800 - $1,000

Sold for: $800

Closed on 12/5/2001