Auction 97, Lot 125

"Suite du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent depuis Quebec jusqu'au Lac Ontario", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Canada & New York

Period: 1757 (dated)


Color: Black & White

11.2 x 7.5 inches
28.4 x 19.1 cm

Covers, in great detail, the region between Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River to Quebec. Includes Lakes Champlain and George and the Ottawa River. Details watershed and rivers, settlements and forts. Locates Forts Oswego, Edourat, Georges, Carillon and Vaudreuil. Dozens of portages noted. Decorative rococo-style cartouche.


Condition: A

On hand laid paper with watermark. Light offsetting, not disturbing to map. Very fine impression.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $230

Closed on 12/5/2001