Auction 110, Lot 588

"Persia and Afghanistan", Johnston, Keith

Subject: Persia and Afghanistan

Period: 1880 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.7 x 17.4 inches
57.7 x 44.2 cm

A finely engraved chart with delicate coloring. Remarkable detail throughout with numerous trails, rivers, lakes, important cities, towns and villages, sandy area, and much more noted. Shows terrain through hachure. Map extends from Baghdad through Persia and Afghanistan to the Indus River.


Condition: A

Crisp impression with original outline coloring and full margins. Short marginal split at lower fold that goes through publisher's credit line.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 3/2/2005