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[MAP OF AMERICA] AMERICA SEPTENTRIONALIS

Lot 0287

by Henricus Hondius (1597-1651), Amsterdam, Valk and Schenck, c. 1694, copper-engraved map with period hand-coloring. First issued in 1636, this map appeared in various editions of the Hondius/Jansson atlas. In 1694, Petrus Schenk" acquired all of the Atlas Major plates at public auction... and began issuing the map with his own imprint. This last state is uncommon (Burden). Literature: Burden, The Mapping of North America 245 (state 3); McLaughlin, The Mapping of" California as an Island 6; Goss, The Mapping of North America 30
h. 20-3/4 w. 24-1/2 in. (sheet)

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[MAP OF AMERICA] AMERICA SEPTENTRIONALIS

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Mar 19, 2017
Bedford, NY, USA