Jun 23, 2022 - Sale 2610

Sale 2610 - Lot 121

Price Realized: $ 1,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(MISSISSIPPI BUBBLE.) Christoph Weigel. Novissima Tabula Regionis Ludovicianae Gallice Dictae La Louisiane. Double-page engraved map of French Louisiana with a pair of investment schemers pictured at the title cartouche. 14x18 inches sheet size, wide margins; original hand-color; scattered staining and small repairs. together with: partial copy of a German promotional broadside Geographische Beschreibung der Provinz Louisiana..., which encourages the purchase of shares in John Law's Mississippi Company and is sometimes, but infrequently, found together with the map; torn with portions of central text column lost. Nuremberg, circa 1720