"L'Amerique, Meridionale et Septentrionale", Fer, Nicolas de
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1700 (dated)
Publication: L'Atlas curieux ou le monde
Color: Hand Color
13 x 8.7 inches
33 x 22.1 cm
First state of this charming map of the Americas with three cartouches and a compass rose. The Island of California has an indented northern coast with Agubela de Cato just to the north of the island. A partial coastline of New Zealand appears beside the title cartouche.
References: McLaughlin #135, Tooley (America) #61; Leighly #105.
Superb impression and color. Minor light foxing in margins.