"The European Part of the Russian Empire... [joined with] The Asiatic Part of the Russian Empire…", Sayer, Robert
Period: 1788 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
50 x 18.5 inches
127 x 47 cm
Two tremendously detailed maps joined (as issued) to cover the whole of Russia and showing the full extent of the empire with its new provinces on the Black Sea. The map was compiled from the maps of the Imperial Academy at St. Petersburg with additional information from Capt. Cook in Kamchatka. Two title cartouches.
A couple of spots and some offsetting.