Auction 159, Lot 343

"Porto Rico and Virgin Isles [on sheet with] Haiti, Hispaniola or St. Domingo", Thomson, John

Subject: Hispaniola & Puerto Rico

Period: 1816 (circa)

Publication: New General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

24 x 20.6 inches
61 x 52.3 cm

Handsome double-page chart with two large-scale maps. At top is Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and at bottom is Hispaniola. Both maps provide excellent detail of the topography of the islands. Engraved by J. & G. Menzies.


Condition: B+

Original color on paper watermarked "1816" with light toning along the centerfold. Trimmed at top with loss of alternate title in top blank margin, as issued.

Estimate: $180 - $210


Closed on 9/14/2016