Auction 117, Lot 258

"Louisiana", Finley, Anthony

Subject: Louisiana

Period: 1825 (circa)

Publication: A New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

11.2 x 8.6 inches
28.4 x 21.8 cm

Fine early map of the state showing the counties organized up to this period. County development suggest a date of 1825 as Clairborn does not appear, but Jefferson has been created from Orleans. Details the roads, towns and settlements, rivers and political divisions. Good detail along the Mississippi River. Engraved by Young & Delleker.


Condition: B

Crisp, dark impression with fine original coloring and wide margins. A few spots in left margin with one in blank area of map, else very good.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/6/2006