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Auction 183, Lot 223


"New York and Brooklyn", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: New York City, New York

Period: 1867 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

20.8 x 13.5 inches
52.8 x 34.3 cm
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A nice map of Manhattan that stretches from Battery Park to Central Park and extends to include portions of Brooklyn and Jersey City. The northern part of Manhattan continues in an inset at lower right. The map was issued just two years before construction began on the Brooklyn Bridge - the first bridge crossing the East River.


Condition: A

On a mostly clean bright sheet with light toning along the sheet edges. There is a faint crease at lower left and a small stain in the bottom right blank margin.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $160

Closed on 6/9/2021