Auction 97, Lot 74

"America mit den neuesten Entdeckungen", Schmidt, Johann Marias Friedrich

Subject: Western Hemisphere

Period: 1818 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.8 x 17.4 inches
32.5 x 44.2 cm

A very uncommon and interesting map of the Americas colored to show the various European possessions. The boundary between the United States and Canada reflects the U.S. viewpoint with claims into present-day Canada. Engraved by T. Mollo.

References:

Condition: B

A couple of ink spots in Central America and a bit of light foxing.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2001

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