November 09, 2017 05:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


Bertius & Hondius II - Virginia et Nova Francia

P. Bertius and Jodocus Hondius II (1594-1629), Virginia et Nova Francia, 1618 from P. Bertii, Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum, black and white line engraving, 3-3/4 x 5-1/4 (lines), 4-3/4 x 7-1/8 in. (overall); unframed

Notes: This copy of the map was published in William C. Wooldridge, Mapping Virginia, figure 16, pp 24-25.

Literature: Burden, Philip, Mapping of North America, no. 185; Verner, Coolie, Maps of Virginia in Mercator's Lesser Atlases

Provenance: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Proceeds to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund

Provenance:Collection of William C. Wooldridge; Collection of the Virginia Cartographical Society, LC; deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia with all proceeds to benefit the Collections Acquisitions Fund.


minor pest damage in lower left corner in margin, minor water damage in lower margin, pencilled inscription verso

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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