Switzerland Mont Blanc view railroads c.1850 Philip large attractive old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(Europe / Mont Blanc view).
Issued Liverpool, c.1845-60 by George Philip & Son.
Fine engraved mid-19th century antique map with original hand color. Attractive large scale map showing railroads operating and under construction. Panoramic view of Swiss alps Mount Blanc across the bottom.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 26 1/4"H x 21 1/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 23"H x 19 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3.