France nation Europe 1817 Thomson Hewitt large old engraved map hand coloredBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Issued Edinburgh, 1817 by Thomson. Engraved by Hewitt.
Attractive and very large engraved early 19th century antique map with lovely original hand color heightened in outline.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 21"H x 28 3/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 19 3/4"H x 22 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4.