Lot 236 of 305:
Faden Map of America 1797  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
A Map of America, or the New World, Wherein are Introduced all the Known Parts of the Western Hemisphere, from the Map of D'Anville; with the necessary alterations, and the addition of the Discoveries made since the Year 1761

Author:
Faden, W[illiam]

Place:
London

Publisher:
W. Faden

Date:
1797

Description:
Map engraved by William Palmer, with period hand-coloring in outline and wash. 58.7x52.6 cm. (23x20¾"). Beautiful map of the Americas, extending westward to include Polynesia and New Zeeland and showing the new discoveries along the Northwest Coast of America. This copy in the state with clouds and " O Rare Columbus" printed above the cartouche. Phillips Atlases, 6010.44

Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some offsetting, a few short marginal tears, very good.


 
Item number:
211962
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