Auction 104, Lot 236

"City of New York", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: New York

Period: 1853 (published)

Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 15.3 inches
31.8 x 38.9 cm

Terrific map of Manhattan and parts of Williamsburg and Brooklyn. Manhattan is shown in great detail up to 37th Street. Locates ferry routes, docks, and names all streets. Tables at sides index over 200 important public buildings, hotels and churches. Decorative borders surround this attractive plan.


Condition: B

Crisp impression and pleasant coloring. A little offsetting, else very good.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/10/2003