South America w/ unknown & unexplored c.1885 huge engraved Hand Color Old MapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
South America, Northern & Southern Sheets.
Issued c.1880's by Johnston for William Blackwood & Sons. Edinburgh & London.
Various areas contain labels such as Unknown, Unexplored, Little known source, etc.
Large 19th century antique engraved map on two sheets with original outline hand color.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheets measure c. 19 1/4"H x 24"W.
Northern Sheet printed area measures c. 18"H x 22 1/2"W.
Southern Sheet printed area measures c. 17 1/2"H x 23 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 2.