Ethnographic map of Russia Ethnology Races physical 1855 Dufour old mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Carte Physique et Ethnographique
de la Russe d'Europe
(Ethnographic & Physical geography cartography- thematic mapping- Races of Russia & Europe)
Issued Paris, 1855 by Dufour. Engraved by Erhard. Lithographed by Tanneur et Co.
Excellent little mid-19th century antique map. Original hand color.
One of relatively few ethnographic maps of the mid-19th century. Color coded key bottom right identifies12 different ethnic groups, including slavic, Finnish, Turkish, Chechnyan, Karthoulis, etc.
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 1/4" x 9 1/2".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396.
Delaney, Landmark Thematic Maps , p. 189.