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Auction 183, Lot 213


"Plan of Boston", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: Boston, Massachusetts

Period: 1867 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

9.5 x 11.2 inches
24.1 x 28.4 cm
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A detailed plan of the city center with a number of individual buildings located and named including Paul Revere's house, Custom House, Exchange, American House, and more. Features an inset of the broader region entitled "Map of the Country Around Boston Showing Also it Harbor and Islands" extending from Nahant Bay to Plymouth and inland to Cambridge. Surrounded by a decorative floral border.


Condition: A

There are a few spots of foxing and some light toning all confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $65

Closed on 6/9/2021