English Colonial Possessions India Hindoostan Burma Birman Bhutan 1855 old mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Carte des Possessions Anglaises
dans l'Inde Partie Orientale
(India- Burma- Siam- Thailand- Birman- Hindoostan)
Issued Paris, 1855 by Dufour. Engraved by Erhard. Lithographed by Tanneur et Co.
Captures this region with a level of detail and focus related to English Colonial Possessions not often seen on other maps of the era. Almost certainly an elusive map if one were compiling a cartobibliography of the region and seeking it for inclusion.
Excellent little mid-19th century antique map. Original hand color.
Clean, well preserved antique map with fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 1/2" x 11 1/2".
Printed area measures c. 12 1/12" x 9 1/2".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396.