Spain Portugal Iberian Peninsula 1831 antique engraved outline hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Carte de ;a Peninsule Comprenant l'Espagne et le Portugal
(Balearic Islands, Ibiza, Majorca, Minorca, Portugal, Spain, Pyrenees Mountains, Catalonia, Gibraltar, Iberian Peninsula)
Issued 1831, Paris by M. Lapie
Engraved by Lallemand
An attractive antique engraved map, with original outline hand color.
Printed in the 19th century, on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
A lovely map worthy of display which is not often seen.
In Good+ or better condition; 2" spl;it at bottom centerfold line closed on back with archival tape, normal uniform age toning to sheet as typical, pair of soft creases parrallel to the centerfold line, and light staining or spotting. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A little-known and fascinating antique map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 18 1/2" H x 24 7/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 15 1/2" H x 21 3/8" W