Europe continent 1766 Gibson engraved old hand color map decorative cartoucheBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A New & Accurate Map of Europe from the Sieur Roberts Atlas, with Improvments.
Issued c.1766, London, engraved by J. Gibson.
Very attractive mid-18th century engraved antique map. With lovely hand color which greatly enhances the visual appeal. A superior visual example.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold lines as issued, lower right blank margin trimmed narrow as issued, still ample for framing.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/4"H x 13"W.
Printed area measures c. 8"H x 11 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 2.