AUCTION 23

 
 

Map of Mexico City Incorporating New Street Names - 1889

 
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273. [MAP]. DEBRAY SUCS. & C. MONTAURIOL (publishers). Plano general de indicacion. De la ciudad de México con la antigua y nueva nomenclatura de las calles 1889. [text in box at lower left re the different quarters of the city, street organization, etc.] La Ciudad se divide en quatro partes... [above lower border in red lettering] Antiqua Litografia de Debray Sucs.—C. Montauriol. México. Mexico, 1889. Chromolithograph map (tan, red, and olive), 21 sections mounted on original cartographical linen; border to border: 44 x 59.5 cm; overall sheet size: 44.5 x 59.7 cm; folded into contemporary quarter dark brown cloth over brown and gold marbled pocket covers (15.3 x 9 cm). Map: Fine. Pocket covers: light shelf wear and upper cover detached. Contemporary ink signature of Alberto Acevedo y Moza on front cover, with his ink stamp repeated several times on verso of map.

     Another version of this classic map of Mexico City, with revisions, such as updated street names.

($400-600)

Sold. Hammer: $400.00; Price Realized: $490.00.

 

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