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Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle
Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.
Date/Period: Published in Carey's American Atlas in 1795


Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.

Measurement: Scale of 7.5 miles to one inch.
Frame: 19.75" x 22.75"; view: 15.25" x 12.25"

Condition: A good example, displays crease and browning at centerfold as depicted

Additional Information: A nice example from Carey's American Atlas, the first atlas
published in the United States, compiling excellent American maps. This map, engraved
in New Haven, Connecticut by Amos Doolittle bears his name. The towns and township
lines are based on William Blodget's seminal map of 1791; coastal and river information
was derived from other sources. This second edition of the map is distinguished from
the exceedingly rare first state by the addition of “3 trees” east of the Hudson River in
Greenwich County, near the disputed portion of the western border with New York.

$495.00

621-142


Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.

Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.

Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.

Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.

Mathew Carey's Map of Connecticut, Delineated and Engraved by Amos Doolittle  Second Edition…an essential map for Connecticut collectors.



Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle
J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance
Date/Period: 1793


Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance, entire view

Measurement: Frame: 17.75" x 19.5"; view: 9.25" x 11.25"

Material: "Lepard" watermarked laid paper

Condition: Very good, trivial folds as issued. Not examined out of frame however it was
consigned by a dependable longtime consignor who had it archivally framed. He states
that margins are well outside platemark.

Additional Information: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) Good, J; after Thackera & Vallance.
Plan of the City of Washington. Engraved folding map of Washington, D.C.
based on the smaller Thackera and Vallance plan published the year before; this is the
first to be titled on a federal shield surmounted by a spread eagle. Issued in the Literary
Magazine, London, J. Good, 1 February 1793. [Baynton-Williams, Plans of Washington,
Map Forum 12, Number 7, Verner 7].

$3,950.00

1121-60


Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance, entire view sans frame

Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance, detail view 1

Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance, detail view 2

Engraving, Plan of the City of Washington, Titled on Federal Shield With Eagle J. Good, London, after James Thackera and John Vallance, back view



Map, Three Cartouches, A New Plan, City of London, From a Survey, 1720
A New Plan of the City of London, Westminster and Southwark
From A Survey of the Cities of London & Westminster
London, 1720, Author: John Strype
Copperplate Engraving


Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, entire view

A highly detailed plan of London, showing points of interest; Hyde Park Corner, Sadler's Wells, Mile End Road and Lambeth. Three large cartouches contain the title, the City Arms, and a dedication to George Thorold, the Lord Mayor, 1719-1720.
(Sir George Thorold, 1st Baronet (circa 1666 – 29 October 1722) of Harmstrom, Lincolnshire, was a leading London merchant- ironmonger)

The map's title is at top center in ornamental cartouche, surrounded by cherubs, fruits and mythological figures. A dedication to Sir George Thorold, Lord Mayor of London appears at top right, facing the city arms at top left. A compass star is depicted at middle right and a scale bar at bottom right.

(Recent paper conservation; very good condition. 27" by 19 3/4";
Centimeters: 69.23 by 50.64; Frame: 29 by 22.5")

$2,850

843-277


Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, with ruler for scale
Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, cartouche detail 1
Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, cartouche detail 2
Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, cartouche detail 3
Antique Map of the City of London, with Three Cartouches, John Strype, 1720, map detail



Antique Map, Gallaecia Regnum Descripta A F. Fer. Ojea Ord Praed Date/Period: 1645


Antique Map, Gallaecia Regnum Descripta A F. Fer. Ojea Ord Praed, entire view

Measurement: (Frame: 21.5 x 17"; view: 19.5 x 15")

Additional Information: Detailed map of northwestern coast of Spain noting cities,
towns, and mountainous regions. Neptune holds the seashell title cartouche; at top left,
two winged putti hold a coat of arms.

$450.00

1293-3




Antique Map, Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verissima Descriptio Date/Period: 1592


Antique Map, Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verissima Descriptio, entire view

Measurement: (Frame: 22 x 16.75"; view: 19.75 x 14.5")

Additional Information: Regional map of the Low Countries, Christiano Schrot
Auctore (bottom left corner:) "Cum priuilegio" [with privilege]

$450.00

1293-2




Antique Map, Rugia Insula ac ducatus, Rugen Island, Germany
Date/Period: 17th Century


Antique Map, Rugia Insula ac ducatus, Rugen Island, Germany, entire view

Measurement: (Frame: 21.25 x 16.5"; view: 19.75 x 15")

Additional Information: Blaeu, Guiljem, "Rugia Insula ac Ducatus accuritissime ab E.
Lubino..." Amsterdam Apud Guiljelmum et Joahannem Blaeu. Rugia Island 17th century
map of Rügen island, hand colored and with a nice title cartouche, compass rose and
sailing vessels; 30 coats-of-arms in the borders.

$450.00

1293-1




Academy or Schoolgirl Maps
Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S.
10 states 4" by 6.5" in blue paper wraps (disbound)
6 smaller of various countries 4" by 5"


Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, page 1

Drawn by Sarah H. Higginson, eventually becoming Sarah H Bowditch, born 1819 and lived 100 years until dying at her home in Brookline, Mass. Active in the anti-slavery movement and suffrage movements, and purported to have housed a number of slaves.

$1,650

879-34


Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, page 2
Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, page 3
Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, page 6
Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, name detail
Academy or Schoolgirl Maps; Ink on Paper; Circa 1826
Hand drawn miniature maps of Eastern U.S. States, cover view




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