BG-12187

Antique Map of North America by Tardieu (1821)

  • Condition: Good, some light, mostly marginal foxing. Minor toning along folding line. Small defect near title. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1821
  • Overall size: 61 x 46 cm.
  • Image size: 54 x 40 cm.
Free
Worldwide
shipping

€ 1.142,50

Description: Antique map of America titled 'Carte de l'Amerique septentrionale'. Scarce map of North America, shortly after the Louisiana Purchase and the first publication of Lewis & Clark's official report. Includes the rare pre-Louisiana Purchase territories, including St. Louis, Arkansas and Lawrence. Many Indian Tribes named. This map originates from 'Atlas pour Servir a l'Intelligence de l'Histoire Generale des Voyages, de Laharpe' by A. Tardieu. 

Artists and Engravers: Ambroise Tardieu was an important French cartographer and engraver.