Southern Spain & Portugal Stieler Madrid plan Lisbon c.1860 antique color mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
(Southern Spain & Portugal, Gulf of Cadiz, Cape of Trafalgar, Strait of Gibraltar, Port of Lisbon, City Plan of Madrid)
Issued c.1860, Gotha, by Justus Perthes, for Stielers Hand Atlas
Fine and uncommon old engraved map, with original hand color. One of numerous variants, this early example having three large inset plans of Cadiz, Lisbon environs & Madrid city plan.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
The map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling, small split along the centerfold line, which is visible within the photos.
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.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 14 1/4" H x 17 7/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 12 1/8" H x 14 3/4" W