A Map of Hudsons Bay and Straits
£78.00 Approx $101.04, €90.17
Author: Jefferys, Thomas
Publisher: Salmon's The Modern Gazetteer
Date published: 1758Copper engraving with later hand colouring. Overall size in off-white, hinged, conservation grade mount and back with decorative v groove: 35.9cms x 30.9cms. Trimmed to neatline right side and augmented with contemporary paper; some of the yellow border re-instated right side all barely noticeable in mount. Notations top left that : these parts discovered by Capt Middleton in 1742 and This Coast drawn by capt Smith in 1747.