Subject: 10 Antique maps. This very large multi-sheet map (10 sheets) shows Germany, the Netherlands and part of Poland and Denmark. (Dedication to the king included). The sheets are seperate sheets now, but could be pasted into one large map.
Condition: Very good, given age. Original middle fold. Some foxing in the middle folds. A few small tears in the margin edges (not nearly affecting image). A few of the sheets with ghosting from where the sheets were folded. Some general soiling and/or foxing in the margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Engraving on wove paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 294 x 195 cm. The image size is ca. 294 x 195 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 115.7 x 76.8 inch. The image size is ca. 115.7 x 76.8 inch.
Part Number: 58455
Location: PCO-P5-23 / Expo-181
Description: From: “A General Map of the Empire of Germany, Holland, the Netherlands, Switzerland, the Grisons, Italy, Sicily, Corsica, and Sardinia, by Captain Chauchards &c.”. Published in London: John Stockdale, 1800.
Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘John Stockdale ‘ after an anonymous artist.