Nov 14, 2019 - Sale 2524

Sale 2524 - Lot 185

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
JO MORA (1876-1947) GRAND CANYON. 1959.
14 3/4x19 3/4 inches, 37 1/2x50 1/4 cm. Jo Mora Publications, Monterey.
Condition A-: small replaced loss in lower left corner; overpainting in margins.
"This map was published 28 years after the first black and white version and reduced in size with all the details the same except for the items listed below. This version was colored in by Ferdinand Bergdorf one of many close friends Jo had in
Carmel" (Jon Gilmore M6). One update was the text on the small airplane, which was changed from Scenic Airways to Grand Canyon Airplanes. Edits were made to the reference in the bottom left image, as well as the "Fred Harvey" garage in the lower left image, which used to be "The Harvey Garage" (Ibid.)....