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    Sale 2496 | Lot 58
    Price Realized: $13,750With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2496 Lot 58

      DES BARRES, JOSEPH FREDERICK WALLET. A Chart of the Coast of New York, New Jersey, Pensilvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, &c. Large stipple and engraved chart on 3 sheets of joined laid paper, each bearing "JBates" watermarks. 63 1/2x31 1/2 inches overall, wide margins; original wash color refreshed; archivally lined on verso stabilizing several cracks and creases; an attractive example. London: J.F.W. Des Barres, March 1st, 1780

      Estimate $18,000 - 22,000

      From the "Atlantic Neptune", Des Barres' monumental mariner's atlas, this is the finest 18th-century chart of the middle Atlantic coast, extending from Long Island to the Outer Banks. Stevens 145B.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $13,750