Catalog Archive
Auction 109, Lot 265

"Golfe du Mexique - Baie de Galveston (Texas)", Depot de la Marine

Subject: Texas

Period: 1865-68 (dated)


Color: Black & White

18.2 x 24.2 inches
46.2 x 61.5 cm

A detailed sailing chart covering Galveston Bay in minute detail with soundings, anchorages, currents and hazards well marked. A large inset provides an equally fine view of the entrance to the bay.


Condition: B

Backed with heavy linen repairing a long horizontal tear extending nearly across the map. Stamp of the Depot de la Marine roughly at center.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/1/2004