Paris. Ch. Picquet. 1841. Nouvelle Edition. Stock ID #161270
Handsome large folding French map of Asia with outline handcolour, dissected into 32 panels and mounted on linen, 115 x 135cm. Some occasional light browning and offsetting on map, some browning and staining on linen backing. Presented in marbled paper covered slipcase with some old repairs. Very good. Large linen backed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Russia, India, China, Japan, Philippines and Southeast Asia with relief shown by hachures. First issued in Brue's "Grand atlas universel, ou collection de cartes encyprotypes, generales et detaillees des cinq parties du monde...", this much larger edition offers greater size and detail. The possessions of the European powers of England, Denmark, France and Portugal are indicated. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 161270).
Price: $2,500.00 AU