Auction 103, Lot 330

"I. Slater's New Map of England & Wales with part of Scotland. Including the New Lines of Canals, Rail Roads &c.", Slater, Isacc

Subject: England & Wales

Period: 1847 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.5 x 26.2 inches
52.1 x 66.5 cm

Separately issued steel-plate map that is beautifully colored and engraved with very fine detail. Extends into Scotland to Perthshire north of the Firth of Fourth. A very handsome and scarce issue. Slater was an engraver and publisher in Manchester and was the successor to Pigot.

References:

Condition: B

Dark, lovely impression and fine, bright original coloring. Mounted on linen, as issued. Tiny fold intersection split, very light scattered foxing and a little light offsetting, else very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/11/2003

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