Faden, William. 1750-1836. A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier. London: 1777.

This lot has been removed from the website, please contact customer services for more information

Lot 172
Faden, William. 1750-1836.
A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier. London: 1777.

Sold for US$ 3,570 inc. premium
Faden, William. 1750-1836.
A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier. London: 1777.
Engraved map of northern New York State and the lower St. Lawrence River, hand-colored in outline, 580 x 860 mm, verso blank. Decorative title cartouche at upper left, list of British regiments and their 1776 winter quarters at lower right. Old creases along folds, some light discoloration, window mount.

A fine map of the Lower Canada, taken from Faden's North American Atlas. Faden used both French sources and the surveys by Sauthier, as Swiss born engineer who came to the Colonies in 1767 and was employed by Governor Tyron and did a survey of eastern New York state, and the Canada/New York boundary. Nebenzahl Bibliography of Printed Battle Plans 43.
WITH: POWNALL, THOMAS. 1722-1805. A New Map of North America with the West India Islands. London: Laurie and Whittle, 12th May, 1794.
Engraved map of North America, hand-colored in outline, on four sheets, joined, overall 1040 x 1180 mm. Title set in a decorative cartouche at the right side, with scale bar at lower right. Some browning, a few tears at old fold joins, one with small loss, margins slightly chipped. Tooley Mapping of America 49f.
WITH: 6 maps of Canada and the United States, including Bellin Carte de l'Amerique, 1755; Keefer, Map of the Province of Canada, 1855; De L'Isle, Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France, 1703.

Saleroom notices

  • This lot has 7 maps in the lot and does not include Keefer's map of the Province of Canada.
Contacts
Faden, William. 1750-1836. A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier. London: 1777.
Faden, William. 1750-1836. A map of the inhabited part of Canada from the French surveys with the frontiers of New York and New England from the large survey by Claude Joseph Sauthier. London: 1777.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins and Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, Wine & Whisky

27.5% on the first $3,000 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of $3,000 up to and including $400,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of $400,000 up to and including $4,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of $4,000,000.

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.