Sale 610 Lot 47

* CHATELAIN, Henri Abraham (1684-1743). Carte Particuliere du Fleuve Saint Louis. Dressee sur les Lieux avec les Noms des Sauvages du Pais. [Amsterdam: ca 1719 or later].

Engraved map of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River, image 362 x 457 mm (sheet 438 x 527 mm), matted and framed, printed within text borders. (Some very minor toning to edges and centerfold.) Later edition, the map after Lahontan's Carte Generale De Canada, with text describing Native American tribes in the region, as well as trade goods and values. Chatelain produced the map for his Atlas Historique, first published 1703-1719, and reissued in 1739. Kershaw 307.


Estimate $600-800







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