Egypt Africa c.1836 Dower beautiful map hand coloredBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
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 mostly clean, pleasing age patina, nice looking example.
Sheet measures c. 12" x 9 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 10 1/4" x 8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, pg. 384.