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April Day 1: Minnesota Art and History

Wed, Apr 27, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 36

John Senex Map of Louisiana & Mississippi River 1721

Estimate: $400 - $600

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John Senex (English, 1678-1740). "Map of Louisiana and the River Mississippi," from "A New General Atlas," London, 1721. Dedicated to William Law of Lanreston. This map is an English translation of Guillaume Delisle's 1718 map of the region, the first to show the details of Texas, the Mississippi, and the Gulf Region.

Provenance: Collection of William J. Gratz, Minnesota; the James J. Hill Reference Library.

Certain individuals are prohibited by law to purchase items in this auction. Descendants of James J. Hill within three generations (Great Grandchildren and closer) are not allowed to purchase items. Additionally, board members of the foundation and their families (spouses, children, spouses of children, grandchildren) are also prohibited from purchasing items.

Sight; height: 19 1/4 in x width: 23 in. Framed; height: 25 in x width: 28 1/4 in.


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