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Auction: Auction 04.12.1995
was auctioned on: 4 December 1995
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A MANUSCRIPT MAP BY CHARLES GEORGE GORDON, AND A PHOTOGRAPH

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Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000
ca. US$2,309 - US$3,078
Price realised:  £1,610
ca. US$2,478
Lot number 5, Views: 31

A MANUSCRIPT MAP BY CHARLES GEORGE GORDON, AND A PHOTOGRAPH circa 1864 Autograph manuscript map in the hand of General Gordon entitled "Sketch Map of the operations against the Rebels in 1862.63.64" showing the Yangtse River from Nanking to Hanchow Bay, in blue ink and wash, with towns marked in red ink on blue paper, slightly faded and discoloured, tears in folds repaired, tears with loss to upper corners; together with a contemporary photograph portrait of General Gordon in Chinese robes, faded the map 13¼ x 16½in (34 x 42cm.) (2)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Auction 04.12.1995
Date of the auction: 4 Dec 1995
Address: Christie's
London, King Street