Auction 151, Lot 82

"North America", Walker, Samuel

Subject: North America

Period: 1834 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
8.5 x 9.2 inches
21.6 x 23.4 cm

This copper engraved map shows good detail of the river system along with numerous Indian tribes. The Rocky Mountains form a single dominant range down the entire continent. L. Trimpanogos carries the notation "Doubtful" and an unnamed lake in the approximate location of the Great Salt Lake is noted as "The Western limits of this lake are unknown." Engraved by Illman & Pilbrow.

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Condition: B+

Trimmed to the neatline at left with minor loss of image and a few faint spots.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $40

Closed on 11/19/2014

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