Three (3) Southern maps, including Bellin, Tardieu, and Zatta. 1st item: Carte de la Caroline et Georgie by Jacques Nicolas Bellin (French, 1703-1772) from Histoire Generale des Voyages by Antoine Francois Prevost (French, 1697-1763), Paris, 1757. Copper plate engraving depicting parts of Virginia, Carolina, and Georgia, primarily the region from just north of Albermarle to Jekil Isle, extending inland to the Appalachians and showing part of Eastern Tennessee and Louisiana, with early settlements, rivers, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest identified in French text. Decorative title cartouche, lower right of map. Map surrounded by scale notations and line border. Matted and housed under glass in a wooden frame. Map – 7 1/2" H x 11 1/4" W. Sight – 8" H x 12" W. Framed – 12" H x 15 1/2" W. 2nd item: Carte de la Caroline Meridionale et Septentrionale et de la Virginie engraved by Pierre Francois Antoine Tardieu (French, 1784-1869) and Pasquier Jean Valet (French, fl. 1771) from Atlas Universel de Geographie Physique et Politique, Ancienne et Moderne by Pierre-Gilles Chanlaire (French, 1758-1817) and Edme Mentelle (French, 1730-1816), Paris, 1797. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring depicting parts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia, and areas west of the Appalachian Mountains, with states, cities, towns, early western settlements including "Post Vincent" on the Wabash River, early roads in the Carolinas and Virginia, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest with French text. Title, lower right, scales of miles, lower left. Some boundary lines are noted, however there is no western border for Virginia and North Carolina. Surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Matted and housed under glass in a wooden frame. Map – 12 7/8" H x 17" W. Plate – 13 3/8" H x 17 1/2" W. Sight – 16" H x 19 7/8" W. Framed – 25 7/8" H x 29 1/2" W. 3rd item: Luigiana Ingelise, Colla Parte Occidentale della Florida, della Giorgia, e Carolina Meridonale, Sheet 10, showing Native American lands, published by Antonio Zatta (fl. 1757-1797), Venice, 1785. From Zatta's 20 sheet map of North America, Le Colonie Unite dell' America Settentrle from Atlante Novissimo, published from 1775-1785. Based on A Map of the British and French Dominions in North America by John Mitchell (American, 1711-1768), London, 1755. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring depicting the western boundaries of Carolina, Florida, and Georgia depicting early towns and cities, including New Orleans, Native American land including the territory of the Cherokee, Creeks, and Chickasaw Indians, forts, crossed swords indicating various battles, bodies of water, and mountains with Italian text. Title, centered above map. Map surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Matted and housed under glass in a gilt wood frame. Map – 12 1/2" H x 16 5/8" W. Plate – 13" H x 17 5/8" W. Sight – 13 3/4" H x 18 1/4" W. Framed – 21 1/8" H x 25 3/8" W. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with toning, slight wrinkling to paper. Not examined outside of frame. 2nd item: Overall good condition with toning, some minute foxing spots, and scuffs. Not examined outside of frame. 3rd item: Overall good condition with toning. Not examined outside of frame.
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