Carte topographique du port et de la ville de Louisbourg, assiegé par les Anglais pendant les mois de Juin, Juillet 1758, 1758
Colored manuscript map of the 1758 siege of Louisbourg showing ships, troop positions, camps and batteries. Includes references to points of interest, notes and description of the English fleet.
- Lartigue, Pierre-Jerome, 1729-1772 (Creator, Person)
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1 Sheets : 1 manuscript map : hand colored ; 40 x 105 cm
Language of Materials
Client reference #234; WAG #289319
Sotheby's, 5 December 2013.
Scale [ca. 1:11,500]. Oriented with north towards the upper right. Relief shown by gradient tints. Depths shown by soundings. In French.
Some foxing, toning along crease, narrow margins.
- Louisbourg (N.S.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Maps (documents) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- United States -- History -- French and Indian War, 1754-1763 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings