Auction 108, Lot 64

"A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains in the Western Hemisphere", Tallis, John

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1850 (circa)

Publication: The Illustrated Atlas…

Color: Hand Color

9.5 x 12.7 inches
24.1 x 32.3 cm

Handsome engraving that graphically shows, through relative size, the length of rivers, height of mountains, and the size of islands and lakes. Decorative borders. Drawn and engraved by John Rapkin.


Condition: B

A few marginal small chips and tears with two touching border, map image very good. Lightly toned in margins.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/29/2004