"[Lot of 2] Austria [and] Hungary", Tallis, John
Subject: Southern Europe, Austria & Hungary
Period: 1851 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
12.7 x 9.5 inches
32.3 x 24.1 cm
A set of two very handsome steel engraved maps with excellent detail and outline color. Each map is nicely embellished with several finely engraved vignettes:St. Stephens; Vienna, Return of the Sennerin,Vienna, and a fancy coat-of-arms adorn the map of Austria, and Hungarian Nobles, On the Danube, Hungarian Peasants, andPesth and the Fortress of Buda compliment the map of Hungary. Both with uncolored borders and vignettes, as issued.
Both maps with good impressions and fine original hand coloring in outline. Both with marginal toning. Small separation at bottom of centerfold on map of Austria not affecting image.