Jun 13 at 12:00 PM - Sale 2672 -

Sale 2672 - Lot 45

Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(COLONIAL NORTH AMERICA.) Herman Moll. [The Codfish Map]. To the Right Honourable John Lord Sommers. . . This Map of North America... is Most Humbly Dedicated. Large engraved folding map of North America and the Caribbean with a decorative figural title cartouche, a panel of 10 important harbor plans, and a vignette displaying several stages of 18th-century cod-fishery and commercial processing off the Grand Banks. 2 sheets joined, 23¾x38½ inches overall, ample margins; original hand-color with later additions; scattered reinforcements on verso. London, circa 1720