Jun 03, 2014 - Sale 2352

Sale 2352 - Lot 22

Price Realized: $ 5,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
BRASSIER, WILLIAM. A Survey of Lake Champlain, including Lake George, Crown Point and St. John. Double-page engraved map, 730x540 mm, amble margins; hand-colored. London: Sayer and Bennett, 05 August 1776

Additional Details

Second state of the map showing the fleet off of Isle de Valcour and tracing its movements between October 11-13, 1776. With an inset of Lake George. The surveying for the map was done by Brassier in 1758 and 1759, while employed by James Montresor. Stevens and Tree 25(b); Schwartz and Ehrenberg, page 190; Sellers and Van Ee 1073.