Auction 136, Lot 478

"Middlesex Drawn from an Accurate Survey", Kitchin, Thomas

Subject: England

Period: 1748 (dated)

Publication: London Magazine

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.6 x 7.4 inches
19.3 x 18.8 cm

This finely engraved map shows London in a block plan. The map locates the roads, towns, villages, forests and rivers of the county. Towns that have markets are emphasized with italics. The map includes a distance scale, compass rose, and a decorative title cartouche in a Royal theme with two coats-of-arms, gold coins, and the Crown.

References: Jolly LOND-31.

Condition: B+

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/1/2011

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