World Map in Two Hemispheres c. 1850 Tardieu large engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(World Map, Double Hemispheres, Africa, Europe, Asia, North America, South America, Oceania).
Issued c. 1848-52, Paris by Tardieu.
Attractive large mid 19th century engraved map of the world in double hemispheres, with original outline hand color. Piano key border.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 16 1/2" H x 20 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 13 1/4" H x 16 3/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.