Hand Lettered Map - "A Skin for a Skin"

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Hand Lettered Map - "A Skin for a Skin"

325.00

PRO PELLE CUTEM, 2014

Official motto of the Hudson’s Bay Company. Translated from Latin as “a skin for a skin”, the meaning has several debated interpretations.

Acrylic on paper
Plate 42 from the Atlas of Canada
Queen’s Printer, Ottawa, Canada, 1957
Overall dimensions: 29.5" x 21.5"

Map comes rolled and is shipped in a protective tube. Please note: paper is original from 1957 and, although sturdy and in good condition, exhibits signs of age.

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