Auction 128, Lot 492

"Islands in the Atlantic", Tallis, John

Subject: Atlantic Ocean

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.7 x 13.5 inches
24.6 x 34.3 cm

Beautiful steel engraved map consisting of four maps with six vignette views. Maps include the island groups of Cape Verde, Canary, Azores, Bermuda and Madeira. Vignettes include Fayal, Villa Franca, and Pico (Azores), Chapel in the Rock St. Vicente (Cape Verde), Teneriffe (Canary Islands), and Funchal (Madeira). All surrounded in a delicately engraved border.

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Condition: A+

Original outline color.

Estimate: $120 - $170

Sold for: $50

Closed on 5/20/2009

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