...in America Septentrionali Britannorum industria excultar reprasentatae a Ioh. Bap. Homann S. C. M. Geog. Norimbergae
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
, being a German copperplate engraving with hand color depicting the southern coastal region of British North America; the map's attractive cartouche promotes settlement by illustrating friendly natives peacefully trading with Europeans who are getting rich. Presented in a wooden frame.
Sheet size 23-1/2 x 24-1/2 in.; sight size 20 x 21 in.; frame dimensions 28-1/2 x 31-1/2 in.Private Collection, Charlottesville, Virginia
Very good estate condition with a fine appearance; a small area of loss to the sheet's upper left corner is hidden by the frame's mat.
$800 - 1,200