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MORTIER, Pierre (1661-1711). Carte Particuliere de l'Amerique Septentrionale, ou sont Compris le Detroit de Davids, le Detroit de Hudson, &c. ... Amsterdam, 1700.
MORTIER, Pierre (1661-1711). Carte Particuliere de l'Amerique Septentrionale, ou sont Compris le Detroit de Davids, le Detroit de Hudson, &c. ... Amsterdam, 1700.

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MORTIER, Pierre (1661-1711). Carte Particuliere de l'Amerique Septentrionale, ou sont Compris le Detroit de Davids, le Detroit de Hudson, &c. ... Amsterdam, 1700.

Engraved map on two jointed sheets, showing parts of northeast Canada, the mouth of the St. Lawrence, Hudson's Bay to Baffin's Bay and eastward to Greenland and Iceland, fully colored by a contemporary hand, image 592 x 827 mm (631 x 1007 mm sheet). Compass roses and rhumb lines on the sea.

Large, beautifully colored map from the Neptune Francoise. According to its title, many of the charts were produced from the manuscripts drawn by N.P. d'Ablancourt, a French diplomat in Lisbon, from the Portuguese archives. Burden II, 763.

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