America Septentrionalis, Concinnata juxta Observationes Dnñ. Academiae Regalis Scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum, et juxta annotationes recentissimas Per G. De L'Isle, Geographum

Caption and Copyright: This artwork is in the public domain.
Cartographer: Guillaume de L' Isle (British, 1675 - 1726)
Date: c. 1700
Dimensions:
Composition: 17 3/4 × 23 5/8 in. (45.1 × 60 cm)
Sheet: 20 5/8 × 26 in. (52.4 × 66 cm)
Medium: Hand-colored engraving
Credit Line: The Beinecke Lesser Antilles Collection of Hamilton College
Object number: 1971.60
Not on View
Additional Details
Exhibition History 2007
Clinton, NY (Fred L. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College). "Selections from the Permanent Collection: The Beinecke Collection," June 21 - Sept. 16, 2007 (no catalog).
SignatureNot signed.
Inscribed"AMERICA / SEPTENTRIONALIS, / Concinnata juxta Observatio- / nes Drin Academiae Regalis / Scientiarum et nunnullorum / aliorum, et juxta annotationes / recentissimas / Per G. DE L'ISLE, Geographum. / Venalis prostat Augustae Vindelie: / apud / IEREMIAM WOLFF." at upper right in typeset in black ink; ANNOTATIO. / Sicuti multae res in hac Mappa, ut et in aliis, / qui ab hoc autore editae sunt, differunt ab illis, / quae inveniuntur in Tabulis, quae hactenais pro- / dierunt, opus erit admonere, quod hoc non acci- / derit per negligentiam, et quod is rationem red- / diturus sit de his variationibus in Nova In- / troductione ad Geographiam." at upper left in typeset in black ink; "1037. / Mott / 4-4-67 / (13c. 39)" on verso at center left in pencil.
Markings None noted.
Published References Hough, Samuel J. and Penelope R.O. Hough, THE BEINECKE LESSER ANTILLES COLLECTION AT HAMILTON COLLEGE: A CATOLOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, MAPS, AND DRAWINGS (Trustees of Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 1994), 321, catalogue no.C5.
Provenance 1971: Hamilton College, by gift of Walter Beinecke, Jr.