Italy in 2 sheets 1874 Flemming large detailed old map Sicily SardegnaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(Europe / Northern and Southern Italy / Sardinia / Sicily/ Malta).
Issued 1874, Glogau, Germany by Flemming. Issued in two sheets, when placed together a small wall map size for display.
Uncommon, well detailed and interesting 19th century antique color lithographed map. A unique depiction for the era, keys in bottom cornersprovide population & political information then existing. Insets at left of Sardegna and Malta.
Sheet remains clean, fresh and well preserved. Fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheets measure c. 15 1/2" x 18 1/2".
Northern sheet printed areas measure c. 13" x 16".
Southern sheet printed areas measure c. 13 3/8" x 16".
Espenhorst, Bibliographisches Hanbuch- Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co., p. 206-35.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, p. 79.