This Auction is for a
LARGE (see dimensions below) unframed
of an Antique Map as detailed below.
This map is reproduced on 35 lb heavyweight coated paper for sharper
print quality and colors that are vivid.
Approximate Image Size 21 X 29.5 inches
DescriptionMarblehead and Salem to Hampton Harbor and Great Boar's Head,
including Cape Ann, Ipswich Harbor and Newburyport.
Early state of this rare engraved chart of the region centered on Cape Ann
and Ipswich Bay, published by Joseph Frederick Wallet Des Barres on May 6, 1776.
De Barres' chart is without question the finest and most detailed chart of
this region, meticulously compiled over a series of years immediately prior to
the American Revolution.ryport.
from Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps