ANCIENT GREECE, SOUTHERN PART: Morea and Creta; inset Ancient Athens. Antique steel engraved map with original hand colouring (coloring), 1844. Title of map:'ANCIENT GREECE, SOUTHERN PART: Morea and Creta; inset Ancient Athens.
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. DATE PRINTED: This map was originally published by Baldwin & Cradock in 1829; this date is printed on the map. This edition of the map was printed and published by Chapman & Hall in 1844. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 29.0 x 37.5cm, 11.25 x 14.75 inches (Large). ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Engraved by J & C Walker.PROVENANCE: "Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge", published by Chapman & Hall, London, under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge [SDUK Atlas]. TYPE: Antique steel engraved map with original hand colouring (coloring). VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Minor blemishes. The border has been inconsistently coloured. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above.
I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography.REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. Morea Creta Athens Peloponnesus Cyclades Arcadia SDUK 1844 map" is in sale since Tuesday, November 27, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.