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Thu, Sep 15, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 291

Four Maps of Florida and The Caribbean

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

including: Nicolas Sanson, Les Isles Antilles &c Entre lesquelles Sont Les Lucayes, et Les Caribes, Paris: P. Mariette, Rue S. Jacques a l'Esperance, 1656, engraving on laid paper with hand colored highlights, with early settlements and place names, mountain ranges, shoals, and reefs, sight 16 x 21-3/4 in.; Johnson and Ward, Florida, New York, 1862, full color lithograph on wove paper, early map of Florida, hand colored by county, with a large inset of the Florida Keys, with towns, railroads, villages, post offices, forts, etc., sight 13 x 16 in.; Thomas Gamiel Bradford, Florida, Boston, 1838, engraved by G.W. Boyton, engraving on wove paper with colored highlights, sheet 14-1/2 x 12-1/4 in.; Tanner, [B], North America XIV Florida, London: Baldwin & Craddock, 1834, engraved by J & C Walker, sight 16 x 12-1/2 in.; framed, largest 23-1/2 x 29-3/4 in.

Provenance: William R. Talbot Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Private Collection, New York


not examined out of frames, some light staining and foxing; frames with light wear and abrasions