Auction 139, Lot 209

"[Lot of 3] Die. Mission von St. Carlos aus Californien Univeit Monterey. [and] Basalt-ahnliches Gebirge bei Monterey Oberhalb Californiens. [and] Californier", Zimmerman, Eberhard A.W.

Subject: Monterey, California

Period: 1805 (circa)


Color: Black & White

5.5 x 4 inches
14 x 10.2 cm

These small, rare engravings come from Zimmernan's Taschenbuch der Reisen oder unterhaltende Darstellung der Entdeckungen des 18ten Jahrhunderts... and features the first German description of California as it was under Spanish rule. Included are: A. Die. Mission von St. Carlos auf Californien Univeit Monterey

B. Basalt-Ahnliches Gebirge bei Monterey Oberhalb Californiens

C. Californier


Condition: B+

Lightly toned and issued folding.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 2/15/2012