"Russia in Asia", Tallis, John
Period: 1845 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
13 x 10 inches
33 x 25.4 cm
Decorative steel engraved map that covers the region from the Urals to Kamtchatka with good detail. Beautifully engraved vignettes of Troitsk, Kamtchatkan dogs, Skorskarskoi Pagost and a scene of men and dogs being attacked by a giant bear. Surrounded by a delicately engraved and decorative border. Borders and vignettes uncolored, as issued.
Original outline coloring. Scattered toning or foxing.