Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 202

"New York", Burr, David H.

Subject: New York

Period: 1836 (dated)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

11.9 x 10.3 inches
30.2 x 26.2 cm

The map does not show Chemung, which was created from Tioga sometime in 1836. Fine detail throughout including a very complex road system and expanding railroad system. Niagara Falls is Grand Niagara. Large inset of Long Island. Likely one of the most handsome maps of the state ever produced.


Condition: A

Fine, crisp impression with brilliant color. A printer crease that does not distract from image.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/12/2002