"Hungary", Gibson, John
Period: 1752 (published)
Publication: The Universal Traveller
Color: Hand Color
12.4 x 10.7 inches
31.5 x 27.2 cm
This map centers on Hungary with numerous towns, rivers, mountains, and forested areas depicted. The Danube River is featured, extending from Vienna, through Budapest, and south to Belgrade. The map is adorned with a rococo-style cartouche bursting with flowers. Published in Thomas Salmon's The Universal Traveller.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.SALM-5a #17.
Issued folding, now pressed with wide, original margins and a printer's crease at bottom.