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Auction 182, Lot 120

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada

Ruscelli, Girolamo

Tierra Nueva, 1574

Size: 9.6 x 7 inches (24.4 x 17.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Ruscelli's Map of the East Coast
Sold for: $950
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 122

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Beaurain, Jean Chev. De

Carte de l'Amerique Septle. pour Servir a l'Intelligence de la Guerre Entre les Anglois et les Insurgents, 1777

Size: 24.5 x 16.8 inches (62.2 x 42.7 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Important Map Published Just Prior to France's Entrance in the Revolutionary War
Sold for: $5,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 125

Subject: Colonial Northeastern United States & Canada, Great Lakes

Popple, Henry

[A Map of the British Empire in America (Sheet 6) - Great Lakes and Mid-Atlantic Regions], 1734

Size: 27.1 x 19.4 inches (68.8 x 49.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Popple's Epic Map - Great Lakes & Northeast Sheet
Sold for: $2,300
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 129

Subject: Northeastern United States & Canada

Bouchette, Joseph

[On 3 Sheets] To His Most Excellent Majesty King William IVth This Map of the Provinces of Lower & Upper Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Prince Edwards Island, with a Large Section of the United States..., 1831

Size: 24.6 x 37.9 inches (62.5 x 96.3 cm)
Estimate: $6,500 - $8,000
Rare and Important Map Promoting Canadian Immigration
Sold for: $7,000
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 152

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States, Louisiana Territory

Delisle/Covens & Mortier

Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi Dressee sur un Grand Nombre de Memoires Entr'autres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire, 1730

Size: 23.8 x 17.3 inches (60.5 x 43.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Delisle's Influential Map of the Louisiana Territory
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 154

Subject: Eastern United States, Franklin

Brion de la Tour, Louis

Carte des Etats-Unis d'Amerique et du Cours du Mississipi, 1788

Size: 10.6 x 8.7 inches (26.9 x 22.1 cm)
Estimate: $900 - $1,100
One of the Earliest Maps to Feature the State of Franklin
Sold for: $650
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 165

Subject: Colonial New England United States

Jefferys, Thomas

[On 4 Sheets] A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of New England, Containing the Provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the Colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island..., 1755

Size: 19.2 x 20.3 inches (48.8 x 51.6 cm)
Estimate: $8,000 - $9,500
Rare State of Jefferys' Influential Map of New England in Contemporary Color
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 168

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic United States

Browne/Senex

A New Map of Virginia Mary-land and the Improved Parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey..., 1719

Size: 21.8 x 19.1 inches (55.4 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,500
Map of Chesapeake Bay Based on Landmark Herrman Map
Sold for: $4,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 170

Subject: Mid-Atlantic United States

Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland Dressee sur la Grande Carte Angloise de Mrs. Josue Fry et Pierre Jefferson, 1793

Size: 25.2 x 19 inches (64 x 48.3 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
An Essential Map of Virginia and Maryland
Sold for: $900
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 173

Subject: Mid-Atlantic United States, James River

Map & Profiles of the James River & Kanawha Canal and its Connections, 1857

Size: 58 x 24.5 inches (147.3 x 62.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,250 - $4,000
Map of the Proposed James River and Kanawha Canal
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 175

Subject: Colonial Southeast United States

Popple, Henry

[A Map of the British Empire in America (Sheet 10) - Southeast Region], 1734

Size: 26.7 x 19.3 inches (67.8 x 49 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Popple's Epic Map - Southeastern Sheet
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 177

Subject: Colonial Southeast United States

Mouzon, Henry, Jr.

An Accurate Map of North and South Carolina with Their Indian Frontiers, Shewing in a Distinct Manner All the Mountains, Rivers, Swamps, Marshes, Bays, Creeks, Harbours, Sandbanks and Soundings on the Coasts..., 1775

Size: 55.8 x 39.6 inches (141.7 x 100.6 cm)
Estimate: $10,000 - $13,000
Mouzon's Foundation Map of the Carolinas - Second State
Sold for: $5,000
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 183

Subject: Colonial Southern United States

Fer, Nicolas de

La Riviere de Missisipi, et ses Environs, dans l'Amerique Septentrionale..., 1715

Size: 25.3 x 18.3 inches (64.3 x 46.5 cm)
Estimate: $20,000 - $25,000
Very Rare First State of De Fer's Important Map of the Lower Mississippi Valley
Sold for: $30,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 187

Subject: Southern United States, Gulf Coast

Direccion de Hidrografia

Seno Mejicano Hoja II. Parte Setentrional Segun los Trabajos Mas Modernos Nacionales y Estrangeros, 1867

Size: 38.2 x 23.9 inches (97 x 60.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Uncommon Spanish Chart of the Gulf Coast
Sold for: $700
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 188

Subject: Colonial Gulf Coast

Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Carte de la Louisiane par Le Sr. D'Anville Dressee en Mai 1732. Publiee en 1752., 1752

Size: 36.3 x 20.4 inches (92.2 x 51.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
An Early, Detailed Depiction of the Gulf Coast
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 194

Subject: Colonial Central United States, Mississippi River

Ross, John (Lt.)

Course of the River Mississipi, from the Balise to Fort Chartres; Taken on an Expedition to the Illinois, in the Latter End of the Year 1765, 1775

Size: 13.8 x 44.4 inches (35.1 x 112.8 cm)
Estimate: $3,250 - $4,000
First English Map of the Lower Mississippi River
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 200

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

Map to Illustrate an Exploration of the Country, Lying Between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains... [with report] Report from the Secretary of War, Communicating ... Lieut. Fremont's Report of His Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 1843

Size: 32.7 x 13.9 inches (83.1 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $900 - $1,100
First Printing of Fremont's First Expedition to the Rockies
Sold for: $700
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 202

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

Map of Oregon and Upper California from the Surveys of John Charles Fremont and Other Authorities, 1848

Size: 26.6 x 33 inches (67.6 x 83.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Fremont's Map of the American West
Sold for: $950
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 226

Subject: Arizona

Hinton, Richard J.

Map of Arizona Prepared Specially for R.J. Hinton's Hand Book of Arizona Compiled from Official Maps of Military Division of the Pacific… [with] The Hand-book to Arizona: Its Resources, History, Towns, Mines, Ruins and Scenery..., 1877

Size: 24.1 x 34.6 inches (61.2 x 87.9 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
One of the Earliest Large-Scale Maps of Arizona Territory
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 245

Subject: Southern California

Historic Roads to Romance California's Southern Empire, 1946

Size: 32.9 x 22 inches (83.6 x 55.9 cm)
Estimate: $275 - $350
First Edition
Sold for: $200
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 253

Subject: Washington, D.C.

Ellicott, Andrew

Plan of the City of Washington in the Territory of Columbia Ceded by the States of Virginia and Maryland to the United States of America and By Them Established as the Seat of Their Government After the Year MDCCC, 1796

Size: 19.4 x 15.5 inches (49.3 x 39.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Scarce Scottish Edition Based on Ellicott's Plan of Washington, D.C.
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 293

Subject: New Mexico

Morley's Map of New Mexico Compiled from the Latest Government Surveys and Other Reliable Sources, 1873

Size: 24.8 x 24.2 inches (63 x 61.5 cm)
Estimate: $10,000 - $13,000
One of the Earliest Maps Dedicated to New Mexico Territory
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 313

Subject: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bachmann, John

Birds Eye View of Philadelphia, 1850

Size: 27.3 x 18.5 inches (69.3 x 47 cm)
Estimate: $3,250 - $4,250
Stunning View of Philadelphia by John Bachmann
Sold for: $2,400
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 338

Subject: Virginia, Civil War

West & Johnston

Map of the State of Virginia Containing the Counties, Principal Towns, Railroads, Rivers, Canals & all Other Internal Improvements, 1862

Size: 37 x 25.5 inches (94 x 64.8 cm)
Estimate: $9,500 - $12,000
Rare Civil War Map Based on Bucholtz Map of Virginia
Sold for: $5,000
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 340

Subject: Richmond, Virginia

Map of a Part of the City of Richmond Showing the Burnt Districts, 1865

Size: 12.5 x 8.2 inches (31.8 x 20.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Rare Map of Richmond after Confederate Burning of the City
Sold for: $1,800
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 351

Subject: Southern United States, Mexico & Central America, Texas

Lizars, William Home

Mexico & Guatimala, with the Republic of Texas, 1838

Size: 19.7 x 16.4 inches (50 x 41.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,300
One of the Few Maps to Include "Republic" in the Title
Sold for: $950
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 181, Lot 102

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada

Gastaldi, Giacomo

Tierra Nueva, 1548

Size: 6.7 x 4.9 inches (17 x 12.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
The First Published Map Devoted to the East Coast of North America
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 104

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Homann, Johann Baptist

Amplissimae Regionis Mississipi seu Provinciae Ludovicianae a R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc Miss in America Septentrionali Anno 1687..., 1720

Size: 22.9 x 19.1 inches (58.2 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Striking Map of Colonial America with Bison Vignette
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 105

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Palairet, Jean

Carte des Possessions Angloises & Francoises du Continent de l'Amerique Septentrionale, 1755

Size: 22.7 x 16.3 inches (57.7 x 41.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Important Map of French and English Territorial Claims at the Outset of the French & Indian War
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 113

Subject: Colonial Northeastern United States & Canada

Gastaldi/Ramusio

La Nuova Francia, 1606

Size: 14.6 x 10.6 inches (37.1 x 26.9 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
The First Printed Map to Focus on New England and New France
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 114

Subject: Colonial Northeastern United States & Canada

Visscher, Nicolas

[Lot of 2] Nova Tabula Geographica Complectens Borealiorem Americae Partem... [and] Carte Nouvelle Contenant la Partie d'Amerique la Plus Septentrionale, ou sont Exactement Decrites les Provinces..., 1696

Size: 18.6 x 23.3 inches (47.2 x 59.2 cm)
Estimate: $4,000 - $5,000
Very Rare First State in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 115

Subject: Colonial Northeastern United States & Canada, Great Lakes

Delisle, Guillaume

Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete Faites Dressee sur Plusieurs Observations et sur un Grand Nombre de Relations Imprimees ou Manuscrites, 1703

Size: 25.6 x 19.6 inches (65 x 49.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Delisle's Seminal Map of Canada and the Great Lakes
Sold for: $850
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 140

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States

Delisle, Guillaume

Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi Dressee sur un Grand Nombre de Memoires Entrautres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire, 1718

Size: 25.3 x 19.1 inches (64.3 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $6,000 - $7,500
A Foundation Map for the Mississippi Valley and the First Appearance of Texas on a Printed Map
Sold for: $6,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 146

Subject: Eastern United States

Arrowsmith, Aaron, Sr.

[On 4 Sheets] A Map of the United States of North America Drawn from a Number of Critical Researches, 1802

Size: 27.8 x 24.3 inches (70.6 x 61.7 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Arrowsmith's Large-Format Map Used by Lewis & Clark
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 153

Subject: Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic United States

Jansson, Jan

Nova Anglia Novum Belgium et Virginia, 1639

Size: 19.8 x 15.3 inches (50.3 x 38.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Jansson's Influential Map of the East Coast
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 154

Subject: Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic United States

Blaeu, (Family)

Nova Belgica et Anglia Nova, 1640

Size: 19.8 x 15.1 inches (50.3 x 38.4 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Important Map of Colonial New England and the Mid-Atlantic
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 156

Subject: Colonial New England & Mid-Atlantic United States

Speed/Lamb

A Map of New England and New York, 1676

Size: 19.5 x 14.8 inches (49.5 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
"Speed" Map of New England
Sold for: $2,500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 157

Subject: Colonial New England United States

Smith, John (Capt.)

New England die Mercklichsten Dheile..., 1617

Size: 13.6 x 11.5 inches (34.5 x 29.2 cm)
Estimate: $7,500 - $9,000
German Edition of Capt. John Smith's Foundation Map of New England
Sold for: $6,500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 159

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic United States

Homann, Johann Baptist

Virginia Marylandia et Carolina in America Septentrionali Britannorum Industria Excultae Repraesentatae, 1730

Size: 22.8 x 19.2 inches (57.9 x 48.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,700 - $2,000
Map Created to Promote German Immigration to the New World
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 162

Subject: Mid-Atlantic United States

Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland Dressee sur la Grande Carte Angloise de Mrs. Josue Fry et Pierre Jefferson, 1793

Size: 25.3 x 19 inches (64.3 x 48.3 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
An Essential Map of Virginia and Maryland
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 169

Subject: Colonial Southern United States

Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'

Carte de la Louisiane par le Sr. D'Anville Dressee en Mai 1732. Publiee en 1752, 1752

Size: 36.4 x 20.4 inches (92.5 x 51.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
An Early, Detailed Depiction of the Gulf Coast
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 174

Subject: South Central United States, Arkansas

Lucas, Fielding

Arkansa Ter., 1822

Size: 11.2 x 8.2 inches (28.4 x 20.8 cm)
Estimate: $700 - $900
Rare First State of One of the Most Desirable Maps of Arkansas Territory
Sold for: $500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 176

Subject: Central United States

Lewis, Samuel

A Map of Part of the N:W: Territory of the United States: Compiled from Actual Surveys, and the Best Information, 1796

Size: 25.3 x 19.2 inches (64.3 x 48.8 cm)
Estimate: $4,000 - $4,750
Early Map of Northwest Territory Depicting Several Land Grants
Sold for: $3,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 183

Subject: Mississippi River

Lloyd, James T.

Lloyd's Map of the Lower Mississippi River from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico. Compiled from Government Surveys in the Topographical Bureau, Washington, D. C., 1863

Size: 51.3 x 37 inches (130.3 x 94 cm)
Estimate: $8,000 - $9,500
Rare Civil-War Era Strip Map of the Mississippi River
Sold for: $8,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 184

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

[Map with Report] Map of an Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 and to Oregon & North California in the Years 1843-44 [with] Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains..., 1845

Size: 51.1 x 30.5 inches (129.8 x 77.5 cm)
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,300
Features Fremont's Large Map of the American West
Sold for: $650
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 224

Subject: San Francisco, California

[Map in Book] Official Map of Chinatown in San Francisco [bound in] San Francisco Municpal Reports for the Fiscal Year 1884-85, Ending June 30, 1885, 1885

Size: 20.8 x 8.1 inches (52.8 x 20.6 cm)
Estimate: $750 - $900
Features a Nefarious Chinatown Map
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 233

Subject: Hollywood, California

Being a Map of Hollywood from the Best Surveys of the Time, 1926

Size: 33.4 x 24.5 inches (84.8 x 62.2 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,500
Rare Map from Famed Hollywood Costume Designer and Interior Designer
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 235

Subject: Santa Monica, California

Gillette's Regent Square in Santa Monica Cal., 1912

Size: 24.8 x 16.6 inches (63 x 42.2 cm)
Estimate: $600 - $750
Rare Real Estate Map Featuring "North of Montana"
Unsold
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 240

Subject: Denver, Colorado

The Denver Republican. Festival of Mountain and Plain, 1897

Size: 17.8 x 21.7 inches (45.2 x 55.1 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Advertising Poster for Denver’s Version of Mardi Gras
Sold for: $275
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 253

Subject: Chicago, Illinois

A Map of Chicago's Gangland from Authentic Sources Designed to Inculcate the Most Important Principles of Piety and Virtue in Young Persons and Graphically Portray the Evils and Sin of Large Cities, 1931

Size: 27.4 x 22.1 inches (69.6 x 56.1 cm)
Estimate: $14,000 - $18,000
Rare Pictorial Map of Chicago Gang Wars During Prohibition
Sold for: $10,000
Closed on 2/10/2021
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