Auction 93, Lot 119

"Views on the West Coast of America", Hogg, Alexander

Subject: Alaska

Period: 1784 (published)

Publication: A New Authentic and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World

Color: Black & White

Size:
14.7 x 8.6 inches
37.3 x 21.8 cm

Good detail of numerous land views as seen from Cook's ships. Includes views from sea of Mt. Elias, Prince William Sound, Nootka Sound, Mt. Edgecumbe, Kaye's Island, and Table Hill. The Prince Williams Sound view is the largest and most detailed and is more of a birds-eye view where the others are accurate renderings as seen from deck.

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Condition: A

Light scattered toning.

Estimate: $40 - $40

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/6/2000

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