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Lot 0028
Description de la Peche, Habillemens, Habitations, Maniere de Vivre, Superstitions, et Autres Usages des Indiens de la Virginie

A magnificent sheet from Volume Six of Chatelain's Atlas Historique containing 14 extensively captioned scenes, all derived from de Bry, depicting Indian life in pre-colonial Virginia—fishing, dress, dwellings, daily life, superstitions, and other customs. A decorative "frame" surrounds each beautifully detailed image. Except for minor staining along edges of bottom margin, this is a pristine exemplar.
  • Cartographer: Chatelain
  • Place & Date: Amsterdam / 1719
  • Size: 17" x 14 3/4"
  • Condition: b&w; overall age toning, light spotting and some staining along edges of margins

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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    Chatelain: Scenes of Indian Life in Virginia, 1719

    Estimate $50 - $60Feb 22, 2018
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
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