Auction 108, Lot 106

"Stromgebiet von NordAmerica", Meyer, Joseph

Subject: North America

Period: 1847 (dated)

Publication: Hand Atlas

Color: Hand Color

14.2 x 11.6 inches
36.1 x 29.5 cm

Crisp copper engraved thematic chart with good detail. Coloring indicates climatic regions rather than political divisions. Major areas are named for the river basins: Columbia and Colorado in the West, the Mississippi in the Midwest, and Mackenzie and Saskatscha in the North. Table gives length of major rivers. A nicely colored and handsome sheet.


Condition: B

Dark impression with fine original coloring and wide margins. Scattered foxing.

Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 9/29/2004