Auction 110, Lot 347

"[Lot of 5] England I - V", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: England

Period: 1831 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

14.5 x 10.5 inches
36.8 x 26.7 cm

Great set of extremely detailed maps showing cities, towns, roads, canals, topography and more. First sheet includes an inset of the Isle of Man and map IV includes an inset of the Isles of Scilly. A nice matched set of steel engravings that feature fine detail, original outline coloring and keyboard style borders. Sizes vary a little.


Condition: A

Lovely impressions. Nice ivory toned paper. An occasional spot or two, but still very good.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $90

Closed on 3/2/2005