Dec 08, 2016 - Sale 2434

Sale 2434 - Lot 22

Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
COLTON, JOSEPH HUTCHINS. Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela. Large engraved folding map surrounded by a decorative grapevine border interspersed with twelve tableaux and a large American eagle title vignette. Two sheets joined, 34 3/4x40 1/2 inches sheet size; original hand-color; mounted in original blind and gilt stamped black calf case, spine repaired; some light browning along few folds, ink library stamp and small area of pen graffiti on verso. An attractive, well preserved example. New York: J.H. Colton, 1856