Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 157

"Nord America mit Westindien", Kiepert, Heinrich C.

Subject: North America

Period: 1868 (dated)

Publication: Weimar Geographisches Institut

Color: Hand Color

20 x 23 inches
50.8 x 58.4 cm

Very attractive map of North America and the West Indies filled with a multitude of place names and meticulously rendered topography. The map includes an inset of the Aleutian Islands to the left, and a colored key to the political divisions of the continent at the bottom. There is a small note at the bottom indicating which mountains in Mexico are volcanoes.


Condition: B

Nearly perfect except for a couple pieces of cello tape on the verso, closing a centerfold separation and a short, marginal tear.

Estimate: $150 - $250

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/6/2007