Alps Mountain Range Germany Switzerland Austria 1876 HUGE 8 sheet detailed MapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Karte der Alpen.
(Old Maps, 19th Century Maps, Europe, Alps, Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Austria).
Issued 1876 Gotha by Justus Perthes for Meyer.
A monumental and very detailed 19th century engraved multi (8) sheet map with original outline hand color.
Nice looking example, age spotting, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Map consists of 8 sheets which form a near wall size map of the era. Please see photos.
Original center folds as issued.
Sheets Measure c. 13 3/4" H x 17" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.