“A New Map of France, Showing the Roads & Post Stages Throout That Kingdom, as Also the Errors of Sanson's Map...”
This elegant map of France is divided into provinces with emphasis on the roads and postal routes. The stunning title cartouche notes that the map corrects Sanson's map with data from a recent survey ordered by the late King Louis XIV. There is a small inset map of part of the coastline of Catalonia at bottom right.
Unframed Size: 20.1"x 22.6"
Framed Size: 28 3/4" H x 31 1/4" W x 1 1/2" D
This striking wall map was published in 1854 by Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning and has both full original hand-coloring and original hardware. This impression is both informative and highly decorative....
A striking and impressive 1887 wall map of the state of Maine by nineteenth century publishers Colby & Stuart. This highly detailed map is fully titled "Map of the State of Maine....
“World at One View” Hand-Colored Wall Map of the World. Published by Ensign and Thayer, 1847. This is a unique and desirable 1847 double hemisphere hand-colored lithographic map of the world,...