Lisbon Portugal 1832 fine large rare antique city plan w/ old hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Lissabon und Seine Umgegend
Issued 1832, Berlin by C. Brugner
Wonderful detailed folio sheet city plan of Lisbon, the capital of Portugal. With detailed original hand color. The plan is set between two long columns of text, a 5 column key below the plan locating many dozens of locations. Inset overview harbor map at bottom right.
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 20 1/2" H x 28 5/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 14 7/8" H x 22 1/8" W
Old fold lines down either side panel as issued.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , no mention of Brugner