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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

Auction 181, Lot 260

Subject: Boston, Massachusetts

Dury, Andrew

A Plan of Boston, and Its Environs. Shewing the True Situation of His Majesty's Army. And Also Those of the Rebels. Drawn by an Engineer at Boston. Octr. 1775, 1776

Size: 25.4 x 18 inches (64.5 x 45.7 cm)
Estimate: $24,000 - $28,000
Important Revolutionary War Plan from British Perspective in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $20,500
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 265

Subject: New York City, New York

Lodge, John

Chart and Plan of the Harbour of New York & the County Adjacent, from Sandy Hook to Kingsbridge, Comprehending the Whole of New York and Staten Islands..., 1781

Size: 9.5 x 16.5 inches (24.1 x 41.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Uncommon Revolutionary War Map of the Vicinity of New York
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 282

Subject: Texas

Kemble, W.

Texas. In 1836, 1846

Size: 9.3 x 8.3 inches (23.6 x 21.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Republic of Texas with Land Grants
Sold for: $900
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 306

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico, Texas

Arrowsmith, John

Mexico, 1842

Size: 23.6 x 18.9 inches (59.9 x 48 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Features the Republic of Texas in its Largest Configuration
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 308

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico

Map of Mexico, Texas, Old and New California, and Yucatan. Showing the Principal Cities and Towns, Travelling Routes &c., 1847

Size: 23.6 x 17.3 inches (59.9 x 43.9 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
A Rare Commercial Map Capitalizing on Interest in the American Southwest
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 181, Lot 316

Subject: Western United States & Mexico, Gold

Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Map of California, Oregon, Texas, and the Territories Adjoining with Routes &c., 1849

Size: 18 x 20.6 inches (45.7 x 52.3 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Colton's Scarce Map Depicting the Gold Region of California
Sold for: $900
Closed on 2/10/2021

Auction 180, Lot 106

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: 22.6 x 19.1 inches (57.4 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Striking Map of Colonial America with Buffalo Vignette
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 109

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada, Franklin

Phillips, Richard (Sir)

Map of the United States, Canada the River St. Lawrence, the Lakes &c., 1801

Size: 13.4 x 16 inches (34 x 40.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Features the Short-Lived Franklinia and Morgania
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 130

Subject: United States

Prohibition Map of the United States, 1915

Size: 21.3 x 13.2 inches (54.1 x 33.5 cm)
Estimate: $300 - $400
Rare Map Issued 5 Years Before the Prohibition Amendment Passed
Sold for: $325
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 144

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 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 158

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic United States, Maryland

Ogilby, John

Nova Terrae-Mariae Tabula, 1671

Size: 14.8 x 11.6 inches (37.6 x 29.5 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
Ogilby's Copy of the Extremely Rare "Lord Baltimore's Map," the Earliest Obtainable Printed Map of Maryland
Sold for: $3,500
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 162

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: $4,000 - $5,000
Map of Chesapeake Bay Based on Landmark Herrman Map
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 164

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: $1,600 - $1,900
An Essential Map of Virginia and Maryland
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 171

Subject: Colonial Southeastern United States

Bowen, Emanuel

A New Map of Georgia, with Part of Carolina, Florida and Louisiana. Drawn from Original Draughts, Assisted by the Most Approved Maps and Charts, 1748

Size: 18.9 x 14.3 inches (48 x 36.3 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Important Map of the Georgia Colony
Sold for: $2,100
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 176

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: $1,600 - $1,900
An Early, Detailed Depiction of the Gulf Coast
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 183

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
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 184

Subject: Central United States, Arkansas

Carey & Lea

Geographical, Historical, and Statistical Map of Arkansas Territory, 1822

Size: 14.6 x 14.4 inches (37.1 x 36.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
A Foundation Map in the Cartography of the Louisiana Purchase
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 189

Subject: Western United States, Texas

Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

A New Map of Texas Oregon and California with the Regions Adjoining. Compiled from the Most Recent Authorities, 1846

Size: 20.5 x 22.4 inches (52.1 x 56.9 cm)
Estimate: $11,000 - $14,000
One of the Most Influential Maps of Westward Expansion
Sold for: $8,000
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 215

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: $6,000 - $8,000
One of the Earliest Large-Scale Maps of Arizona Territory
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 242

Subject: Washington, D.C.

Russell, John C.

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 1800, 1795

Size: 20.9 x 15.9 inches (53.1 x 40.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
Rare, Early, Large-Format Map of Washington D.C.
Sold for: $1,900
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 269

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: $12,000 - $15,000
One of the Earliest Maps Dedicated to New Mexico Territory
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 303

Subject: Virginia, Civil War Reconstruction

Maury, M. F.

Virginia Military Institute Map of Virginia [with] Physical Survey of Virginia. Geographical Position of Its Commercial Advantages, and National Importance. (Preliminary Report), 1868

Size: 34.9 x 18.6 inches (88.6 x 47.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Includes the Third Edition of the Bucholtz-Ludwig Map of 1858 in Fine Condition
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 179, Lot 129

Subject: Colonial Northeastern United States & Canada

Popple/Covens & Mortier

Nouvelle Carte Particuliere de l'Amerique ou sont Exactement Marquees la Nouvelle Bretagne, le Canada ou Nouvelle France, la Nouvelle Ecosse, la Nouvelle Angleterre, la Nouvelle York, la Pensilvanie..., 1741

Size: 20.6 x 22.5 inches (52.3 x 57.2 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Northeastern Sheet of the Reduced-Size Edition of Popple's Map
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 146

Subject: United States

Bootlegger's Map of the United States, 1926

Size: 33.8 x 21.3 inches (85.9 x 54.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
McCandlish's Humorous Prohibition Map
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 162

Subject: Eastern United States

Darby, William

A Map of the United States Including Louisiana, 1817

Size: 22.5 x 18.2 inches (57.2 x 46.2 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Unrecorded State Prior to the Addition of Louisiana
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 164

Subject: Eastern United States

Melish, John

United States of America Compiled from the Latest & Best Authorities, 1818

Size: 19.5 x 16.1 inches (49.5 x 40.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,300
Early & Separately Issued Version of Melish's Important Map
Sold for: $3,000
Closed on 9/16/2020
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