Russia in Europe 1820 Thomson Hewitt Decorative MapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Russia in Europe.
(Europe, Russia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Courland, Ukraine, Crimea, Black Sea, Baltic Sea).
Issued c.1820, Edinburgh by John Thomson & Co. Engraved by Hewitt.
Early 19th century engraved map with original hand color. Lovely engraved vignette view depicting the Statue of Peter the Great at St. Petersburg.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 13 1/2 H x 10 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.