Auction 113, Lot 423

"[Lot of 2] Ireland [and] Ireland South Part", Blackie, W. G. & Son

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1860 (published)

Publication: Blackie's Imperial Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.8 x 13.5 inches
50.3 x 34.3 cm

Fantastically detailed map with very finely engraved lines illustrating hundreds of place names, rivers, railroads, lakes with some topographical information as well. Two matching sheets meant to be joined. Size given is for each sheet, joined size would be approximately 20 x 26."

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Condition: A

Fine impression with good original outline color. The southern sheet with hint of centerfold toning and a small light smudge at bottom center in border.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $55

Closed on 12/7/2005

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