State of Connecticut New England Long Island Sound 1799 Low & Anderson mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A New Map of Connecticut from the Best Authorities.
(North America, United States, New England, Connecticut, New Haven, Long Island Sound).
Issued 1799, New York by Low. Engraved by A. Anderson.
Scarce late 18th century engraved map. Display a nice strong impression, charming example of early American cartographic engraving.
Right side blank margin trimmed narrow to engraved border, light old staining at left side as seen.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 10" H x 12" W.
Engraved area measures c. 7 3/4" H x 10" W.
Wheat & Brun, maps Published in America Before 1800, 292 (with slight variant imprint across bottom).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.