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Auction 101, Lot 296

"A Map of the New Roads &c from Westminster Bridge", Anon.

Subject: England - London

Period: 1753 (dated)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

14 x 8.5 inches
35.6 x 21.6 cm

Nice map of part of London with good detail of major roads, existing and under construction. Prominently features the London Bridge, Vauxhall Bridge, The Tower, Sr. Thos. Waterings, Ketleby's Rents, Spring Garden, etc. Decorative cartouche, compass rose with north at bottom.

References: Jolly GENT-79.

Condition: B

Strong impression on thick paper. 1" clean tear repaired with archival tape and a few light spots, else very good.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $0

Closed on 12/4/2002