Catalog Archive
Auction 144, Lot 111

"Island of Cuba ", Thomson, John

Subject: Cuba

Period: 1816 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

23 x 9 inches
58.4 x 22.9 cm

This attractive map of Cuba also shows the Great Bahama Bank and the Bahama Channel. Depicts Havana, principal harbors, points, shoals, and topography through hachure. Decorated by a simple compass rose and distance scale in British miles.


Condition: B

There is some soiling, offsetting and a short centerfold separation at bottom. Remargined at top with neatline skillfully replaced in facsimile.

Estimate: $160 - $200


Closed on 4/3/2013