Auction 106, Lot 586

"[Lot of 3]",

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1858-85 (dated)

Publication: London Illustrated News

Color: Hand Color

See Description

Three nice, hand colored, wood engravings from this important British newspaper. Indians of the Far West (1858) is a full-page (14 x 9.7") with six separate views from Emory's Mexican Boundary Survey. North American Indians Attacking a Mail Coach by R.C. Woodville (1885) is a double-page (17.2 x 13.2"). This is a fabulous night scene filled with action. The Denver and Rio Grande Railway is a full-page (9 x 13") with five scenes along the railway including the Pueblo of Taos.


Condition: A+

Repaired tear in blank margin of one.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $85

Closed on 3/3/2004