Auction 103, Lot 217

"Central America", Tallis, John

Subject: Central America

Period: 1851 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

13 x 10 inches
33 x 25.4 cm

Finely engraved map with three beautifully rendered insets: Volcano of Isalco, Great Square of the Antiqua, Guatemala, and Belize. Map extends just into Costa Rica. Unfolded issue. Uncolored border and vignettes, as issued.


Condition: B

Close trimmed at top with slight loss to border above title, as often seen in this series. Map itself is very good.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $95

Closed on 6/11/2003