Russia Kingdom of Poland 1826-37 Brue fine large folio old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte Generale de la
du Royaume de Pologne,
des Environs du Caucase
et d'une Partie des Pays Adjacents.
(Russia In Europe- Kingdom of Poland)
Issued Paris, 1826- revised to 1837 by A. Brue.
Fine large folio early 19th century map. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Interesting variant version relating to Poland. The Kingdom of Russia is block colored to emphasise it according to the 1815 Congress of Vienna. Below the title and engraved notes is seen a list of the eight principal regions.
Clean, well preserved large folio sheet antique map with a strong plate impression, fine gentle uniform patina and unique visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued on substantial heavy paper.
Sheet measures c. 21" x 26 1/2".
Printed area measures c. 14 1/4" x 20".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 396.