Auction 159, Lot 104

"Amerique du Nord", Andriveau-Goujon, J.

Subject: North America, Texas

Period: 1843 (published)

Publication: Atlas Elementaire Simplifie de Geographie...

Color: Hand Color

Size:
14.9 x 19.1 inches
37.8 x 48.5 cm

This attractive map of the continent prominently features an Independent Republic of Texas in its smaller configuration. There is little detail in the map with only major rivers, mountains, and a handful of cities identified. Alaska is Amerique Russe with an inset of the Aleutian Islands at lower left. A comparative view of mountains is presented at bottom and is both color-coded and keyed to the map. Drawn by E. Soulier.

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Condition: A

A clean, colorful example with just a few faint spots.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/14/2016

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