Catalog Archive
Auction 181, Lot 471


"The Environs of Paris", Colton, Joseph Hutchins

Subject: Paris, France

Period: 1855 (dated)

Publication: Atlas of the World

Color: Black & White

15.9 x 12.8 inches
40.4 x 32.5 cm

Beautifully engraved steel plate map of the area centered on Paris and the Seine River. Precisely engraved with remarkable detail and a decorative strapwork border.


Condition: B+

A couple of tears into the border at bottom have been closed with archival tape on verso. There are small chips and light toning confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $60

Closed on 2/10/2021