Sale 503 Lot 39
HOMANN, Johann Baptiste (1664-1727)
Nova Anglia Septentrionali Americae implantata Anglorumique coloniis florentissima. Nuremberg, ca 1724.
Hand-colored engraved map of New England, image 486 x 576 mm (492 x 605 mm sheet), matted and framed. Decorative cartouche. (Split to center fold with a few tiny chips repaired on verso and infilled, light mostly marginal browning.) Later issue with privilege line, depicting the Dutch and English colonies along the coast from the Delaware Bay to the St. Lawrence River, and noting soundings and navigation hazards along the coastline. McCorkle 724.1.
Estimate $ 1,000-1,500