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Auction 113, Lot 166

"[Lot of 6 City Plans]", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: United States - Cities

Period: 1860 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

12.6 x 11.8 inches
32 x 30 cm
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Collection of city plans with Mitchell's first edition floral borders. Maps include 1) Plan of New York; 2) Plan of Boston; 3) Plan of Philadelphia; 4) Plan of Baltimore; 5) Plan of New Orleans; and 6) Plan of Cincinnati and Vicinity. All measure approximately as noted. Great set of plans showing the development of these six important cities in 1860.


Condition: A

All with great color and crisp impression. All near fine except NYC which has a small area of foxing in upper area.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $450

Closed on 12/7/2005