South America continent 1866 Stulpnagel old map StielerBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Issued 1866, Gotha Germany by Perthes for Ad. Stieler.
Cartography by Stulpnagel. Engraved by C. Stier.
Scarce and interesting mid-19th century antique map which only appears in this version for a very short period of time. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Sheet displays small minor signs of age, light evidence of some handling, but overall still clean and well preserved. Fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 14 1/2" x 17 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 11 3/4" x 14 1/4".
Espenhorst, Bibliographisches Hanbuch- Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co., p. 110; 22.214.171.124.
Wolter & Grim, Images of the World, pp. 208-18.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4, p. 216-7.