Auction 112, Lot 86

"Particular Draughts and Plans of some of the Principal Towns and Harbours belonging to the English, French and Spaniards, in America and West Indies", Bowen, Emanuel

Subject: America - Cities

Period: 1757 (published)

Publication: A Complete System of Geography

Color: Black & White

Size:
17 x 14 inches
43.2 x 35.6 cm

An unusual copper engraving featuring thirteen small maps of colonial towns and sea ports including New York, Boston, Charleston, Cartagena, Martinico, St. Augustine, Havana, etc. Each map with it's own compass rose.

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Condition: B

Later color with some bleed through on verso.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $375

Closed on 9/28/2005

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