NORTH AMERICA AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE
£225Very decorative map of North America with beautiful vignettes with Bisons,Indians,Crocadiles etc.This map comes from the 1869 edition of the Atlas with this map unchanged from earlier editions (It was issued to show the changing borders in France after the unification of Italy) but was issued with body of the map with original colour. This map Depicts Texas as an independent country.California still part of Mexico and the pre 49th parallel.Rare edition in excellent condition.
code : M1417
Cartographer : Victor
Date : 1869 Paris
Size : 31*44cms
availability : Available
Price : £225
Victor Levasseur (1838–1854) was a French cartographer widely known for his distinctive decorative style. He produced numerous maps more admired for the artistic content of the scenes and data surrounding the map than for the detail of the map.