Auction 162, Lot 444

"An Entire New Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster; with the Borough of Southwark: Comprehending the New Buildings and Other Alterations to the Year 1804", Mogg, Edward

Subject: London, England

Period: 1804 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
34.7 x 17.8 inches
88.1 x 45.2 cm

This attractive folding map centers on central London along the Thames River and includes parks, squares, roads, rivers, and more. Hand-coloring indicates the city proper in red and "the Rules of the King's Bench" in yellow. Dissected and backed in linen, housed in a marble-paper covered slipcase.

References:

Condition: B+

Issued folding with a few spots of foxing and several fold separations that have been repaired on verso with archival tape. Slipcase is heavily worn.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $275

Closed on 4/26/2017

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