AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE DIVISEE EN SES PRINCIPALES PARTIES, OU SONT DISTINGUES LES UNS DES AUTRES LES ESTATS SUIVANT QUILS APPARTIENNENT PRESENTEMET. . . .

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Pierre Mortier


Amerique Septentrionale Divisee en ses Principales Parties, ou sont Distingues les Uns des Autres les Estats suivant quils appartiennent presentemet. . . .

Copper plate engraving, 1692-1696.
Image size 21 x 33 7/8" (53.5 x 86.3 cm) plus upper title and margins.
Good condition. Original outline coloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 51729
Price: $4,500.00
Publisher : "A Paris Chez H. Jaillot. . .1696."
A handsome, large scale map of North America. This is the first state of Pierre Mortier's map of North America from his "Atlas Nouveau." Mortier based this on Alexis-Hubert Jaillot's almost identical map of 1674 (Burden 438), which itself was based on the work of Nicholas Sanson. California is shown as an island. Maps

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