Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Thomson, John & Co.

Title:

Chart of the Northern Passage between Asia & America

Date:

1827

Medium:

copper engraving, original outline colour

Size:

49 x 58.7 cms.

Description:

An elegant map showing the tracks of Captain Cook, Vancouver's Island delineated and the Columbia River.To the North West part of America a note states " The Sea, seen by Mr Mckenzie, July 12th 1789", beneath the caption, "Frozen or Arctic Sea".

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Item Code:

MA7259

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