Sale 16BP02 | Lot 31

GARCIA Y CUBAS, ANTONIO Atlas pintoresco e historico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs
GARCIA Y CUBAS, ANTONIO  Atlas pintoresco e historico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos

Lot Details

Lot 31
GARCIA Y CUBAS, ANTONIO Atlas pintoresco e historico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos. Mexico: Publicado por Debray Sucesores...
. Mexico: Publicado por Debray Sucesores, 1885. First edition. Later cloth. 22 1/2 x 15 inches (58 x 38 cm); double-page lithographed title with text to verso, 13 double-page chromolithographed maps with surrounding views, vignettes, portraits, etc. Ink gift inscription to first leaf, many leaves detached, lightly thumb-soiled in margins, several split at fold at footer which have old reinforcement, repaired tear to final plate.
"The maps and illustrations bordering them are superb. Garcia Cubas was the preeminent Mexican cartographer of the nineteenth century" (Rumsey). Phillips, Atlases, 2686; Rumsey 2693.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $2,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
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