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Auction 181, Lot 417


"The Environs of London", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: London, England

Period: 1856 (published)

Publication: Atlas of the World

Color: Black & White

15.8 x 12.8 inches
40.1 x 32.5 cm

This beautifully engraved steel plate plan covers the city and its surroundings from Southgate south to Mitcham and Kingston east to Woolrich. The River Thames is central, and several parks, railroads, marshes, hills, bridges, and more are shown. Precisely engraved with remarkable detail and a decorative strapwork border.


Condition: A

There is minor toning and some small chips in the blank margins.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $95

Closed on 2/10/2021