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Lot 0128 Details

  • Title/Content of Map: New York City by Tanner
  • Date Printed: 1843
  • Cartographer: based on the work of H.C. Tanner
  • Material/Medium: Paper
  • Size: 17" x 14"

    Hand colored engraved Map. From the first edition published by Corey & Hart after acquiring the rights from Tanner's Atlas, Philadelphia. From 'A New Universal Atlas.'

    Henry S. Tanner was one of America’s most distinguished map engravers during the first half of the 19th century. He had engraved many notable maps for cartographers Aaron Arrowsmith, Samuel Lewis and John Melish before producing his own. In his Geographical Memoir, Tanner claimed he had devoted nearly ten years of his life to his monumental map of North America. This "Map of North America" would serve as a foundation or master map for the next generation of significant maps of the American West.

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    Tanner: Antique Map of New York City, 1843

    Estimate $80 - $90Dec 26, 2017
    Starting Price $1
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
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