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Lot 0045
  • Map: Il paese de' Selvaggi Outagamiani, Mascoutensi, Illinesi, e parte delle VI. Nazioni
  • Cartographer: Zatta
  • Place & Date: Venice / 1778
  • Size: 17 1/2" x 13"
  • Condition: Original color; light overall age toning and slight browning along centerfold; minor spotting along margins and a repaired nick in edge of bottom margin

    One of the earliest detailed maps of the interior of North America and the lands west of Lake Michigan (what is now the upper Midwest of the United States), from Zatta's 1778 12-sheet version of Mitchell's landmark map of North America. Includes many place names, topographical details, tribal notes and trade routes, derived trappers, soldiers, and early settlers.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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  • Condition

    Original color; light overall age toning and slight browning along centerfold; minor spotting along margins and a repaired nick in edge of bottom margin?

    Buyer's Premium

    • 10%

    Zatta: Antique Map Lake Michigan / Upper Midwest, 1778

    Estimate $110 - $125Oct 7, 2017
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert