Auction 97, Lot 382

"Madrid", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Spain

Period: 1831 (published)


Color: Hand Color

14.9 x 11.8 inches
37.8 x 30 cm

Very fine steel engraved plan of the city showing streets, plazas, gardens, buildings, and the fine tree-lined boulevards. Walled portions of the city are highlighted in red hand coloring. Elevations of the city's principal buildings, including the Escorial Palace and the Royal Palace, are engraved along the bottom of the sheet. Published by Baldwin & Cradock.


Condition: B

Damp stain in upper margin, just entering neatline.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $40

Closed on 12/5/2001