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Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Mar 26, 2022
William Faden, (1749-1836), The United States of North America: with the British territories and those of Spain..., London, 1796, "Published as the Act directs, Feby. 11, 1796, by Willm. Faden, Geographer to the King, Charing Cross," showing "Franklinia/A New State of Franklin" in the Western North Carolina area, engraving on laid paper with hand colored highlights, sheet 21-1/2 x 25-5/8 in.; modern frame, 27-1/8 x 33-1/4 in.
Note: Literature: Tooley, The Mapping of North America, p. 100.
Provenance: Brunk Auctions, January 26-27, 2018, Lot 845 (sold for $1,900); Private South Carolina Collection
not examined out of frame, mounted with picture corners, cut and sectioned on linen backing, toning throughout, foxing and light glue residue at bottom margin, pencil inscription at lower right near cartouche; modern frame with light wear and abrasions
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