Asia Minor Ottoman Empire Rapkin / Tallis map 1851
Title: Asia Minor.
Description: Asia Minor, Old antique map Illustrations by H. Warren & Engraved by J.B. J.H. Kernot. The Map Drawn & Engraved by J. Rapkin, decorative vignettes include Rhodes, Olympus mountain and Cyprus Island.
Mapmaker: J. Rapkin.
Origin: The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History Of The World Geographical, .... Published 1851.
Publisher: John Tallis (1838-51) founder of Tallis and Co., London map publishers who traded under various names: L. Tallis, Tallis & co, John Tallis, John Tallis & co. (London & New York) between 1838 and 1851. After 1850-51, their maps were published by the London Printing and Publishing Co., London and New York. The Illustrated Atlas of the World, with decorative vignette’s engraved and drawn by J. Rapkin, was one of the last atlases to be truly decorated and is therefore highly prized.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING, HAND COLORED. Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Sheet app.: 36 x 27 cm. 14.5 x 10.5 inches. Image app.: 32.5 x 24 cm. 12.75 x 9.5 inches. Condition: View overall very good, fold as published.