Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art

St. Louis (Missouri)

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Article ID AMU293
Artist Boullemier
Title St. Louis (Missouri)
Year ca. 1845
Description Total view of St. Louis (Missouri)
French merchant Pierre Laclède Liguest and his New Orleans-born stepson Auguste Chouteau founded Saint Louis in 1763 as a trading post. The actual founding of the city took place in 1764. After the French and Indian War (1754-1763), St. Louis was under Spanish control, but was returned - along with the rest of Louisiana - to France during the Napoleonic War.
Dimensions (cm)10 x 15
ConditionVery good
Coloringcolored
TechniqueSteel engraving

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