Auction 124, Lot 260

"Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire", Walker, George H. & Co.

Subject: New Hampshire

Period: 1909 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

26.75 x 15.75 inches
67.9 x 40 cm

A vivid, teal blue tinted, bird's-eye view pocket map of this breathtakingly scenic and very popular summertime destination. Steamships and sailboats fill the waters, and towns, harbors, homesteads and lighthouses grace the shoreline in this finely rendered stone lithograph. Ferry routes crisscross the lake from Alton Bay to Center Harbor, and Wolfboro Bay to Weirs. A series of tables in the lower margin name the islands on the lake and the mountains to the north. Folds into original paper covers (3.7 x 7"). Title on front cover reads: "Bird's Eye Map of Lake Winnipesaukee New Hampshire."


Condition: A

The map has a closed marginal tear just touching image, else fine. It is loose from the clean and bright covers.

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 5/7/2008