Ancient Egypt Holy Land Cyprus Red Sea Sinai Peninsula 1833 Lapie large mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte de la Syrie, et de L'Egypte Anciennes.
(Asia, Middle East, Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Red Sea, Sinai Peninsula, Holy Land, Palestine, Israel, Syria, Cyprus).
Issued 1833, Paris by Lapie.
Finely engraved large oversize early 19th century map with original outline hand color. French text.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, blank margins with age spotting, faint minor spotting with map area, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Nice looking map suitable for display.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20" x 25 1/2".
Engraved area measures c. 15 1/2" x 21 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.