Auction 96, Lot 94

"Carte Generale de l'Amerique du Nord et des Iles qui en Dependent", Dufour, Auguste-Henri

Subject: North America

Period: 1854 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 12.7 inches
49.5 x 32.3 cm

Finely engraved and highly detailed map prominently featuring the topography of the continental divide. The states and territories are named and shown by dotted lines and outline coloring. The entire west is composed of only New Mexico, Utah, Oregon Territories and California. Pre-Gadsden Boundary. Many Indian names throughout. Script style title.


Condition: B

Folding, as issued. A couple of light spots and two pinholes at fold intersections.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 9/12/2001