Switzerland Swiss Alps 1880's Torrenthorn 8' long panoramic view mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Panorama vom Torrenthorn 3003 meters.
(Switzerland- Mountains- Snow covered- panoramic views of 19th century).
A eight foot (8') long 19th century lithographic printed panorama of the Swiss Alps(!).
Panorama vom Torrenthorn. [Switzerland Alps].
Issued c. 1880-90 by X. Imfeld. Printed by Gebr. Fretz, Zurich (Switerland).
Beautiful 19th century oblong panoramic view printed in Switzerland. Interesting and rare monumental color lithographed antique map of this Swiss mountain range. Sections joined by publisher. Small loss at top of some fold-lines as seen in video.
All smaller individual mountains seen are identified across the top.
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example of what must be a very scarce map.
Sheet measures c. 8' 0" x 9 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4.