South America- Chile Patagonia Uruguay Argentina 1860 Stulpnagel scarce old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Der Sudliche Theil von Sud-America.
(South America- southern portion- Argentina- Patagonia- Chile- Uruguay)
Issued 1860, Gotha Germany by Perthes for Ad. Stieler. Cartography by F. von Stulpnagel.
Scarce mid-19th century antique map. Engraved with original outline hand color.
There are many variants of this map as the firm updated it almost annually. Detailed city plan inset lower right of Rio de janeiro with key identifying 17 specific locations.
Sheet displays small minor signs of age, light evidence of some handling, but overall still clean and well preserved. Nice detailed antique map with fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 14" x 17".
Printed area measures c. 12 1/8" x 16".
Espenhorst, Bibliographisches Hanbuch- Andree, Stieler, Meyer & Co ., p. 74; H 3.7.
Wolter & Grim, Images of the World , pp. 208-18.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 216-7.