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Auction 157, Lot 262

"Vistas de Los Angeles",

Subject: Los Angeles, California

Period: 1901 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
37.8 x 5.3 inches
96 x 13.5 cm

This promotional brochure displays numerous sites and views of Los Angeles at the turn of the 20th century. Included are illustrations of "Panoramic View of Los Angeles, Looking Southeast from Angel's Flight Tower Third and Olive Streets" and "A Broadway Block, Between Second and Third Streets." There are also a number of smaller images including the City Oil Fields, City Hall and San Pedro. Folds into original green gilt-stamped stiff wrappers (4.3 x 6.2"). Published by George Rice & Sons in Los Angeles.

References:

Condition: B

There are faint damp stains along the folds, light extraneous creasing near the folds, and minor soiling.

Estimate: $170 - $200

Sold for: $375

Closed on 5/4/2016

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