Auction 103, Lot 229

"Colonies Francaises (en Amerique)", Levasseur, Victor

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1840 (circa)

Publication: Atlas National Illustre

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17 x 10.9 inches
43.2 x 27.7 cm

Attractive map of island group centered on Guadeloupe and Pointe-a-Pitre. Inset of Anguilla and St. Martin. The map is surrounded by fully colored steel-engraved scenes of the island and it's important products. One of the scenes depicts a volcanic eruption.

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Condition: A+

Later color in surrounding scenes.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/11/2003

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