Auction 120, Lot 411

"St. Vincent [on sheet with] Barbados", Thomson, John

Subject: Barbados and St. Vincent

Period: 1814 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.5 x 19.75 inches
59.7 x 50.2 cm

Two finely engraved and detailed maps on one sheet. St. Vincent has detail confined to the coastlines with Fort Young, botanical gardens, parishes and the King's Barracks named. Barbados is thickly settled with towns, forts and parishes too numerous to count. Title at top is West India Islands. Engraved by Kirkwood & Son.

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Condition: A

Some light marginal toning or soiling. Just a hint of toning or foxing at center, still very good. Hinge remnants on verso.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 7/18/2007

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