Auction 113, Lot 223

"Map of the State of Arkansas", Taintor & Merrill

Subject: Arkansas

Period: 1874 (published)

Publication: The American Household and Commercial Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.8 x 15.2 inches
50.3 x 38.6 cm

This large and very detailed map has a lovely banknote style border. The development of the railroads, roads, villages and towns in the area is exhibited. These maps are some of the last fully hand colored maps produced and are less common that those by other American mapmakers.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and original coloring. Toning in border with a chip at corner, map image is fine.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/7/2005

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