Auction 154, Lot 76

"Stromgebiet von Nordamerica nach den Besten Quellen...", Radefeld, Carl Christian Franz

Subject: North America

Period: 1847 (dated)

Publication: Meyer's Handatlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.1 x 11.8 inches
35.8 x 30 cm

This crisp copper-engraved thematic chart shows good detail with coloring to indicate climatic regions rather than political divisions. Major areas are named for the river basins: Columbia and Colorado in the West, the Mississippi in the Midwest, and Mackenzie and Saskatscha in the North. A table at bottom gives the length of major rivers. A nicely colored and handsome sheet.

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Condition: A

A clean sheet with original outline color and very light toning along centerfold and edges of sheet.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Unsold

Closed on 9/16/2015

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