Auction 129, Lot 206

"Map of the Country Twenty Five Miles Round the City of New York", Greenleaf, Jeremiah

Subject: Mid-Atlantic States

Period: 1843 (circa)

Publication: A New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11.5 x 12.8 inches
29.2 x 32.5 cm

This classically presented map is centered on Manhattan and extends to include the surrounding counties in New Jersey, the Hudson River valley up to White Plains, and part of Long Island beyond Hempstead. Good detail of roads and railroads in the region. This map is nearly identical to Burr's map of 1831.

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Condition: B+

The map image itself is fine with nice impression and original hand coloring; in blank surrounding areas are occasional toning or staining. A short edge tear at right is closed on verso.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/23/2009

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