Iberia Spain & Portugal 5 map lot wall size 1865 Stieler antique mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Lot of 5 Spain and Portugal maps.
(Europe, Iberia, Spain, Portugal, Galicia, Castille, Andalusia, Valencia, Catalonia).
Issued 1865, Gotha by Justus Perthes for Stieler.
Lot consists of 5 separate maps. One of the entire country and four sheets which make up a wall-size map with a profusion of place names.
Very detailed mid-19th century engraved maps with original outline hand color. Please see photos.
Nice looking example, clean, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Each sheet measures c. 14 3/4" H x 17 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.