Illinois w/ Springfield area inset 1882 old vintage lithograph hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
County & Township Map of the State of Illinois
(Vicinity of Springfield, Peoria & Warsaw Railroad, Mississippi River, Chicago, Coast of Lake Michigan)
Issued 1882, Washington, by S. Augustus Mitchell
An attractive 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.
A detailed map worthy of display with nice visual quality.
In Good+ or better condition; minor soft extra crease running below the centerfold, normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, and light scattered staining, spotting or foxing. 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 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. 23 3/4" H x 15 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 21 1/4" H x 14 1/4" W