"Asie", Levasseur, Victor
Period: 1845 (circa)
Publication: Atlas National Illustre
Color: Hand Color
17.2 x 11.4 inches
43.7 x 29 cm
Early impression of this lovely map of the continent. The map is surrounded by steel engraved vignettes depicting costumes of the various peoples of Asia, Adam and Eve, and several exotic animals. One of the last maps produced in the decorative style. Surrounding scenes uncolored, as issued.
One tiny and light spot, still fine. Small embossed stamp in lower blank margin.