European Russia Moscow 1815 Thomson folio lovely huge antique map old hand colorBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Issued Edinburgh, 1815 by Thomson.
Printed by Ramsay. Engraved by Neele.
Large, detailed and attractive early 19th century folio engraved map. With pleasing original hand color.
Includes a pleasing detailed topography for this date.
In VG to VG+, mostly clean condition. Map is clean with light offsetting which in no way detracts visually. Otherwise remaining clean and quite well-preserved overall.
Sheet measures c. 28" H x 21 1/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 23 1/2" H x 19 3/4" W.
Folio. Original fold line as issued.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p.271