1778 Zatta Antique Map of Canada

Cartographer : Antonio Zatta

  • Title : La Baja D' Hudson Terra Di Labrador e Groenlandia..1778
  • Date : 1778
  • Condition: (A+) Fine Condition
  • Ref:  81073
  • Size: 19in x 16in (480mm x 405mm)

This finely engraved original map of Canada centering on Hudson's Bay was engraved in 1778 - the date is engraved in the title cartouche - and was published by Antonio Zatta (fl. 1775-97) in his Atlas Atlante Novissimo. (Ref: Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Original
Colors used: - Yellow, green, red, brown.
General color appearance: - Authentic and fresh
Paper size: - 19in x 16in (480mm x 405mm)
Plate size: - 16 1/2n x 12 1/2in (420mm x 315mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - None
Verso: - None