India Southeast Asia English Colonies c1865 Dufour huge fine color antique mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
"Indes - Colonies Anglaises";
(Indies- English Colonies- Showing India, Southeast Asia, Annam, Siam, China)
issued Paris, c. 1865 by Dufour.
Engraved by Dyonnet
Printed by Louis Antoine.
Huge and uncommon mid-19th century engraved folio sheet map with original outline hand color. The color key notes colonies which were French in blue, Portuguese in green.
Scarce and very attractive.
In near VG, clean condition, minor split to bottom centerfold outside engraved area, small chip at top centerfold also within the blank margin and outside any printed area, light wear to edges.
Sheet measures 33" W x 24" H.
Engraved area measures 29 1/2" x 21 1/2".
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396