Lot 224 of 305:
2 views of Monterey, California, from Vancouver  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$216
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Two engraved views of Monterey, California, from Vancouver's voyage

Author:
Alexander, W.

Place:
London

Publisher:

Date:
1798

Description:
Includes: The Presidio of Monterrey. * The Mission of St. Carlos, near Monterrey. Together, 2 copper-engraved views, modern hand-coloring. Drawn by W. Alexander from sketches taken on the spot by J. Sykes. Image size approx. 15.5x22.5 on sheets 29x43.5 cm. Apparently the first published views of California, from Vancouver's Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World.

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Condition:
Fine or nearly so.


 
Item number:
211988
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