Austria Hungary Balkans 1816 Thomson folio fine antique map w/ old hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[includes Hungary, Bohemiam Transylvania, etc.]
Issued Edinburgh, 1816 by Thomson.
Engraved by Neele. Printed by Ramsay.
Large, detailed and attractive early 19th century folio engraved map. With pleasing original hand color.
Includes a pleasing detailed topography for this date which includes early travel routes. Boundaries and political divisions displayed have long since changed or vanished.
In VG to VG+, mostly clean condition. Map is clean with trivial light offsetting which in no way detracts visually. Overall remaining clean and well-preserved.
Sheet measures c. 28" W x 21 1/4" H.
Engraved area measures c. 23" W x 20" H.
Folio. Original center fold as issued.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p.271