Auction 151, Lot 435

"Atlantic Islands", Thomson, John

Subject: Cape Verde Islands, Canary Islands, Azores

Period: 1814 (dated)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

23.4 x 19.8 inches
59.4 x 50.3 cm

This large chart contains four maps arrayed around a central scene of "The Peak of Teneriffe." The maps include the Cape Verde Islands, the Canary Islands, the Azores, and Madeira. There are detailed insets of part of Fayal and Lancarota.


Condition: B

Original color on watermarked paper with light soiling and a centerfold separation that enters 1" into map at bottom.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $45

Closed on 11/19/2014