02-14-2013 02-14-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2637M Marlborough
February 14, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Map of North America. Janvier, Jean L'Amerique Septentroniale.

$450$450
Auction: Discovery - 2637M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: February 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Map of North America. Janvier, Jean L'Amerique Septentroniale. Paris: Chez Lattré, 1762.
Folio, folding double-page map, colored, 18 x 12 1/2 in. visible through mat opening, matted and framed, depicting the North American continent, right up to the Arctic Circle, including the Aleutian Islands and Iceland, down through Central America in detail, including the Gulf of Mexico and all of the Caribbean Islands, continuing to Panama, with the northernmost section of South America depicted without place names.

Provenance: A prominent Cincinnati, Ohio, collector.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Paris, South America, Caribbean Islands, Gulf of Mexico, Iceland, Panama, Arctic Circle, Central America, Ohio, Cincinnati