Auction 146, Lot 778

"New Zealand", Blackie, W. G. & Son

Subject: New Zealand

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication: The Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography

Color: Printed Color

Size:
13.6 x 19.8 inches
34.5 x 50.3 cm

Extremely detailed map showing topography, railroads (both operational and under construction), and a myriad of place names. There is a large inset depicting the area around Auckland. Drawn and engraved by John Bartholomew, Jr.

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Condition: B+

There is a thin line of residue in the Pacific, a barely noticeable hole to the left of the inset and a couple of tiny spots within the image.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/4/2013

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