Southern Italy Sicily Italia Sicilia 1844 Johnston hand color large mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Italy South Part.
(Europe, Italy, Sicily, Sardinia, Rome, Naples, Venice).
Issued Edinburgh, 1844 by A.E. Johnston.
Lovely and scarce antique engraved map with original outline hand color. From a monumental atlas.
Large inset of island of Sardegna (Sardinia top left). Attractive piano key border.
Printed on heavy, almost card-like stock paper.
Overall the map is fresh, clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 25 1/4" x 21 2/4".
Engraved area measures c. 24" x 20".