Auction 140, Lot 131

"Charte von der Nordwestkuste Americas nach Vancouver", Anon.

Subject: Western Canada & United States

Period: 1818 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8 x 9.8 inches
20.3 x 24.9 cm

Nice map of the Pacific coast stretching from present-day San Francisco north to Anchorage, Alaska. There is extensive detail of the coastline naming Vancouver Island, Prince William Sound and Kodiak Island. There is also a numbered key to the left of the image naming 24 different points of interest.

References:

Condition: B+

Issued folding on watermarked paper with light soiling. There is a binding trim in left blank margin, with ample room for framing.

Estimate: $190 - $230

Sold for: $140

Closed on 5/23/2012

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