White House Executive Office Grounds Washington D.C. 1903 old large folding mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
General Plan of White House, Executive Office and Grounds Showing the Exterior Changes Made During Fiscal Year Ending June 30th, 1903
(Washington D.C.- Ground Plan- Gardens- West Terrace- East Terrace- New Carriages Roads)
Printed 1903, Washington by U. S. Army Corps of Engineers
Rare original large scale color lithographed folding map.
Paper shows light signs of age, is slightly age toned- resulting in a nice patina. Like most large folding maps, it must be handled carefully, but remains sound overall.
A detailed, scarce and interesting map which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
In Good+ or better antiquarian condition, mostly clean overall, light minor age dustiness or light surface wear, small scattered spotting or age soiling as seen, original fold-lines as issued, overall the map is clean and very attractive --
Please inspect photos closely- any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within pictures provided. These pictures form a central part of the item description and we encourage you to study them carefully. We will send the actual antique item shown.
[ note: We grade very conservatively. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
Despite any small minor age flaws, the map and printed area remain clean and visually pleasing- the map is well preserved.
An interesting antique printed map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 21 1/2" W x 34" H.
Engraved area measures c. 20 1/4" W x 32 3/8" H.