Auction 97, Lot 506

"The Presidio of Monterrey [together with] A Remarkable Mountain near the River of Monterrey", Vancouver, George (Capt)

Subject: California

Period: 1798 (published)

Publication: A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific

Color: Hand Color

9.1 x 6.1 inches
23.1 x 15.5 cm

Fine pair of hand colored copper engravings of the vicinity of Monterey and Carmel. Drawn by W. Alexander from a sketch by the expedition artist J. Sykes, and engraved by J. Fittler and T. Pouncy.

References: Sabin #98443

Condition: A

Folding as issued. Later color.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/5/2001