Germany North Maine Hesse Saxony Holstein Berlin 1816 antique Thomson large mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
North of the Mayne
(Holstein / Hesse / Brandenburg / Saxony / etc.)
Issued Edinburgh, 1816 by Thomson.
Beautiful early 19th century antique map. Finely engraved with splendid original hand color. Excellent example, overall fresh, clean, well preserved.
A monumental map, among the largest single sheet maps of the era.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 28" x 21"
Engraved area measures c. 23 1/4" x 19 1/2"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4, p. 271.