124
124
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'
'AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE'. PARIS: CHEZ L'AUTEUR, [1746 OR LATER]
Estimate
1,0001,500
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124
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'
'AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE'. PARIS: CHEZ L'AUTEUR, [1746 OR LATER]
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'
'AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE'. PARIS: CHEZ L'AUTEUR, [1746 OR LATER]
Engraved map of North America on four sheets joined as two (each approx. 19 7/8 x 37 7/8 in.; 505 x 967 mm, top sheet with wider margins), engraved by Guillaume Delahaye. Partially handcolored in outline, figural allegorical cartouche, inset map of Hudson's Bay; some very light offsetting. The two pairs of joined sheets uniformly handsomely framed with UVIII Plexiglass.
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Literature

Rumsey 2603.013

Catalogue Note

A fine copy of one of the best French maps of North America prior to the French and Indian War. This copy has been annotated by a contemporary French hand with commentary on several of the small islands in the Caribbean, including Saba and the Caymans.

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