Sale 503 Lot 44

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Didier (1723-1786)
Partie De l'Amerique Septent? qui comprend La Nouvelle France ou Le Canada. Paris, 1755.

Engraved map hand-colored in outline of eastern Canada, image 47 x 597 mm (515 x 680 sheet) matted and framed. Large inset of the Great Lakes ("Supplement pour les Lacs du Canada"), decorative cartouche. (Short tear to upper margin not affecting map repaired on verso, short split to vertical center fold with tiny loss.) FIRST EDITION, second state, naming a third island ("I Charlton") in James Bay and changing the orientation of "F de la Presqu'ile" in Lake Erie. Kershaw 355.

Estimate $ 700-900

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