Auction 149, Lot 428

"Map of the County of Middlesex, from an Actual Survey Made in the Years 1819 & 1820", Greenwood Firm

Subject: Southern England

Period: 1829 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
25.6 x 21.2 inches
65 x 53.8 cm

This large and decorative map of Middlesex was published by the famous Greenwood firm. It depicts the region from London west to Uxbridge and north to Waltham Abbey. Large vignettes of Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral are illustrated in the lower portion of the sheet with a large compass rose above the map image.

References:

Condition: B

On watermarked paper with moderate soiling, two extraneous vertical creases to the left of the centerfold, and an edge tear confined to the right blank margin.

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $110

Closed on 5/21/2014

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