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Tobias Conrad Lotter: Partie Orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada

Map: CAN2034
 
Cartographer: Tobias Conrad Lotter
Title: Partie Orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada
Date: c. 1755
Published: Augsburg
Width: 19 inches / 49 cm
Height: 22 inches / 56 cm
Map ref: CAN2034
Description:
Extremely distorted map of the eastern part of Canada from Lake Ontario to the east coast.

The map was originally published by Lotter's father-in-law, Matthias Seutter. Of particular note is the large, illustrated cartouche on the upper left, incorporating cod fishing, flora and fauna, surveys by the two major powers of the land, France and Great Britain and multiple classical figures including Poseidon, Hermes and Demeter. Original hand colour. [CAN2034]