Auction 129, Lot 126

"[Lot of 2] Canada West formerly Upper Canada [together with] Canada East formerly Lower Canada", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: Canada

Period: 1850 (dated)

Publication: Mitchell's New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

15.5 x 12.5 inches
39.4 x 31.8 cm

Matched pair of nicely engraved maps of Canada. First chart is centered on Toronto and shows all of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario and extends east to beyond Cornwall on the St. Lawrence. Insets of the City of Toronto and another of the vicinity of the Falls of Niagara. Second shows good detail along the St. Lawrence centered on Quebec. Large inset of the Maritime Provinces. Both are surrounded by attractive borders.


Condition: B+

Attractive original color with a few light stains.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 9/23/2009