Gaspe Basin, C.E. Pl. 2.
[Montreal: John. Lovell, 1866.]
Tinted lithograph, rare. Sheet 260 x 340mm (10¼ x 13½"). Some spotting & creasing.
View of the harbour at Gaspé at the mouth the Saint Lawrence River, an important cod fishery base. It was herre that Jacques Cartier landed in 1534 and claimed Canada for France. From Thomas Pye's 'Canadian Scenery: District of Gaspé. Beautifully Illustrated with Tinted Lithographs, from Photographs by the Author'.
[Ref: 33871] £180.00