Catalog Archive
Auction 88, Lot 134

"Reconnaissance of Port Townshend Washington Ter.", U.S. Coast Survey

Subject: Washington

Period: 1854 (dated)


Color: Black & White

16 x 10 inches
40.6 x 25.4 cm

Lithographed by the famous firm of Julius Bien. Depicts coastal topography with a "U.S. Customs House" (with a spot of original color) standing alone in this snug little bay. Scale 1:40,000 allows for a lot of detail. Minor toning along folds and tiny separation at fold intersection, else very good.


Condition: B

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $0

Closed on 10/2/1999