Italy Italia beautiful 1844 Walker antique hand color old map lovely exampleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(Italia- Europe- Sicily)
Issued Boston, 1844 by Samuel Walker. Engraved by G. Boynton.
Lovely early 19th century American-produced antique map. Engraved with pleasing full hand color. Beautiful example, scarce thus and much nicer looking than typical for examples of this map.
In VG clean condition, minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, but overall a superior visual example.
Sheet measures c.11 1/4" H x 8 3/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 9" H x 7 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. IV, pg. 348.