Sale 22JK01 | Lot 200

JEFFERYS, THOMAS The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana/ The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the Bahama Islands.

Catalogue: The Collection of Jay I. Kislak sold to benefit the Kislak Family Foundation
JEFFERYS, THOMAS  The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana/ The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the Bahama Islands.

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Lot 200
JEFFERYS, THOMAS The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana/ The Peninsula and Gulf of Florida or Channel of Bahama with the Bahama Islands.
London: Robert Sayer, 20 February 1775. Engraved map on joined sheets with hand-coloring. Sheet number DG.4 printed at upper right. 19 x 49 inches (49 x 125 cm); matted and framed. Toned, a few areas unevenly so, does not appear laid down, not removed from frame.

A large and beautiful map, Jeffery's The Coast of West Florida and Louisiana is considered the earliest obtainable large format engraved map of Florida and the Eastern Gulf and is one of the best 18th century maps of the region. The map provides a wealth of knowledge of English and Spanish trade routes, roads and trails, Native American settlements, etc., reaching from the mouth of the Mississippi and New Orleans in the west to the Bahamas in the east. An attractive example. Stevens & Tree 26(a); Sellers & Van Ee 1608


C The Collection of Jay I. Kislak sold to benefit the Kislak Family Foundation

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $1,512 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $1,512 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Collection of Jay I. Kislak sold to benefit the Kislak Family Foundation

Wed, Jun 15, 2022 at 10am EDT
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