Description: Fine antique map of Denmark, The Illustrations by H. Warren & Engraved by J.B. Allen. The Map Drawn & Engraved by J. Rapkin, decorative vignettes include Sleswiv (Sleswick) and Coppenhagen.
By J. Rapkin From: The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History Of The World Geographical, .... Full coloring.
Hand panted antique engraving. A guaranteed genuine antique map.
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, published in 1849 with the maps and decorative vignette’s engraved and drawn by J. Rapkin, was one of the last atlases to be truly decorated and is therefore highly prized. Size: Sheet app.: 28 x 38 cm. 11 x 15 inches. Image app.: 23 x 31 cm. 9 x 12.25 inches. Condition: View overall very good, fold as published.