Auction 96, Lot 248

"Peru & Bolivia", Tallis, John

Subject: Peru and Bolivia

Period: 1855 (circa)

Publication: Illustrated Atlas

Color: Hand Color

9.5 x 13 inches
24.1 x 33 cm

Handsome map of the countries with four vignettes: Swimming couriers of Peru, Tarija, Potosi, and Lima. Surrounded by a delicately engraved border.


Condition: B

Barely noticeable foxing, else crisp with good margins and issued without a centerfold.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/12/2001