Scotland United Kingdom c.1860 Weller huge map in 4 sheets wall size hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Europe, British Isles, United Kingdom, Scotland).
Item is sold as 4 sheets.
Issued London, c. 1856-65, "Drawn, engraved & lithographed by Edward Weller for Weekly Dispatch Atlas".
Lovely mid-19th century over-sized map, lithographed with original hand color -- complete in these 4 sheets. All multi-sheet maps of this era are inherently uncommon, essentially a wall map.
Minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some faint minor foxing in the blank margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Each sheet measures c. 13" x 19".
Full map with 4 panels joined measures c. 26" x 38".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4, p.370.