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Auction 151, Lot 310

"Mexique", Tardieu, Jean Baptiste Pierre

Subject: United States & Mexico, Texas

Period: 1808 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

11.8 x 8.8 inches
30 x 22.4 cm

This very nicely engraved, copper plate map features the Province de Texas. There is good detail throughout, especially along the coast of California and throughout Mexico. The title is surrounded by a large vignette of falls and cliffs.

References: Day (TX) p. 9.

Condition: A

Original outline color with minor damp stains confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 11/19/2014