Auction 112, Lot 334

"[Lot of 3 - West India Islands]", Thomson, John

Subject: Lesser Antilles

Period: 1816 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

23.5 x 19.7 inches
59.7 x 50 cm

Three handsome large-scale maps providing excellent detail of several Caribbean islands. First includes St. Vincent with detail confined to the coastlines with parishes named, and Barbados that is thickly settled with many towns. Second map of Guadaloupe includes two very large insets of Antigua and Marie Galante and the nearby Isle des Saintes. Third map consists of maps of Martinque and Dominica with a large inset of Cul de Sac Royal.


Condition: B

Original color. Some light offsetting, centerfold toning and light creases.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/28/2005