Auction 103, Lot 105

"West Canada", Tallis, John

Subject: Canada

Period: 1851 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.7 x 10 inches
32.3 x 25.4 cm

A fine steel-engraved map of the region of present-day Ontario surrounded in a decorative border and including uncolored vignettes of Niagara Falls, an Indian encampment, Kingston, the national seal, and a small river otter. Unfolded edition, with uncolored border and vignettes, as issued.


Condition: A

Very nice impression and coloring. Margins well away from border, unusual for this map. Marginal toning.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/11/2003