Auction 133, Lot 202

"[Lot of 2] Mission Church of San Xavier del Bac [and] Fort Yuma on the Colorado",

Subject: Arizona

Period: 1856-62 (published)

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Mission Church of San Xavier del Bac, by A.H. Campbell, from the Pacific Railroad Surveys - California, tinted lithograph, (9.3 x 6.5"). A very nice depiction of the famous mission located just a few miles south of Tucson. The image is composed of a lithograph in black, a process plate in burnt umber and another plate in pale gray or green. A few spots. (B+)

Fort Yuma on the Colorado, from Ladies Repository, 1862, black & white, (7.5 x 4.5"). Steel engraved view of Fort Yuma on the hill with a steam ship and fishing boat in the foreground. A little marginal soiling or foxing, image is very good. (B+)

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Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/1/2010

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