Turkey in Europe 1828 Brue linen backed old map Greece Balkans AustriaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte Generale de la Turquie d'Europe.
(Turkey in Europe- Balkans- Romania- Walachia- Bulgaria- Moldavia- Austria- Servia- Greece)
Issued Paris, 1826 by A. Brue.
Engraved map with original outline hand color. Mounted onto a linen backing with blue cloth edging long ago, possibly as issued by the publisher. Very unusual thus, almost a small wall map.
Spotted and lightly age soiled, some wrinkling, but retaining a handsome age patina overall.
Sheet measures c. 29 1/4" x 21 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 20" x 14 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v.1, p. 199.