Africa c.1870 A & C Black Bartholomew large old color lithographed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Issued c.1870-80's Edinburgh, A. & C. Black. Engraved by J. Bartholomew.
Attractive large old color lithographed 19th century antique map.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued with closed 3" split along right side of centerfold, all but invisible when map is opened and laid flat.
Sheet measures c. 24 1/4"H x 17 1/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 21 1/2"H x 16 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1.