Auction 97, Lot 70

"A New and Accurate Map of America, from the latest Discoveries", Gibson, John

Subject: Western Hemisphere

Period: 1770 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

6.1 x 8 inches
15.5 x 20.3 cm

Attractive small map of the Americas. In North America, the northwest coast is very conjectural and a "R. of the West provides a passage to Lake Superior. The British colonies are confined east of the Mississippi River. Decorative title cartouche.


Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2001