Auction 98, Lot 35

"Polar-Karte enthaltend: die Lander u. Meere vom Nord-Pol bis die 50 N.", Perthes, Justus

Subject: North Pole

Period: 1877 (dated)

Publication: Stieler's Hand-Atlas

Color: Hand Color

15.1 x 12.5 inches
38.4 x 31.8 cm

Details the polar explorations and discoveries to date. Small inset of Beechey Island. From original by Stieler in 1832 with updates through 1876.


Condition: B

Fine steel engraving with full hand coloring. Two spots at center, else very good.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $0

Closed on 3/6/2002