Auction 93, Lot 219

"A Map of the New Roads &c. from Westminster Bridge", Anon.

Subject: England

Period: 1753 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

14 x 8.5 inches
35.6 x 21.6 cm

Nice map of this part of London with good detail of major roads, existing and under construction. Prominently features the London Bridge, also Vauxhall Bridge, The Tower, Sr. Thos. Waterings, Ketleby's Rents, Spring Garden, etc. Decorative cartouche, compass rose with north at bottom. With the original Gentleman's Magazine, May 1753 and related article.

References: GENT-79.

Condition: B

Short clean tear at binding edge.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $40

Closed on 12/6/2000