World Australia w/ date lines 1899 antique detailed color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Map of the World
(South America, Africa, Polynesia, Arabia, Japan, Korea, Hawaii)
Issued 1899, Chicago
An uncommon antique offset color map. Extracted from a late nineteenth century atlas, therefore there is another map printed on verso.
Printed in the 19th century on paper which has age toned as always, but which remains sound & well preserved.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
A lovely map which is not often seen, and is perfect for display.
In Good+ to near VG or better condition, normal light age toning to sheet as typical, as well as a some light age staining or foxing, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive
A little known map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 14 1/2" H x 22" W.
Printed area measures c. 11 1/2" H x 17 5/8" W
Original fold line as issued.