Europe Crimea large folded map 1856 antique hand color lithograph mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Map of Europe
(Ireland, Portugal, Sweden, Crimea, Austrian Empire, White Sea, Ural Mountains, Crete)
Issued 1856, Philadelphia, by Charles Desilver
An attractive old vintage antique lithograph map with original hand color.
Printed in the 19th century, on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
In Good+ to near VG or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, minor waviness to the sheet and some faint scattered staining in the blank margins. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A fascinating vintage/ old/ antique map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 16 7/8" H x 26 3/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 15 3/4" H x 26" W