Switzerland by cantons Europe c.1840 old map by Dower Orr hand color scarce fineAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Issued London, c. 1831-40 Drawn & engraved by John Dower. Published by Orr & Co.
Lovely mid- 19th century antique map, engraved with original full hand color heightened in outline. Excellent visual appeal, unique to this era.
Overall clean, pleasing age patina, nice looking example.
Sheet measures c. 12" x 9 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 10 1/8" x 8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, pg. 384.