54,2 x 43,1 cm
Copper Plate, Hand Colored
The St. Lawrence River from Lake Ontario to the Gulf of St. Lawrence to the area around Hudson Bay. Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and the coast of the United States to Boston. Extensive sandbanks and ocean depths. The Homann Heirs (Homann Erben) was a company that continued the work of legendary cartographer Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724) who was at one time geographer of the Holy Roman Empire. The Heirs were in business until from 1730 -1852.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmaker, Early World Press, 2004, p361