Auction 111, Lot 219

"Boston", Tallis, John

Subject: Boston Massachusetts

Period: 1851 (published)


Color: Black & White

12.7 x 10.3 inches
32.3 x 26.2 cm

Finely engraved map with a large vignette view of Boston from across the water and two smaller ones of Bunker's Hill Monument and the State House. Detail of all streets, parks and common grounds, railroads, and numerous ferry routes. Includes portions of East Boston, Charlestown, South Boston and East Cambridge.


Condition: A

Fine impression. Close margins top and bottom, as issued. Margins with a little toning or foxing and a few short tears.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $375

Closed on 6/8/2005