"Smith's New and Accurate Map of the Lakes, in the Counties of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancaster", Smith, Charles
Subject: Northwestern England
Period: 1802 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
18.9 x 23.6 inches
48 x 59.9 cm
This handsome folding map extends from St. Bees Heads to Bampton, and from Carlisle to Ulverston. It covers the area of England dear to the hearts of the Romantics, who were in their heyday at this period. At the bottom left is a list of "Inns which supply Post Horses & Carriages." Dissected and backed in linen.
Original color with minor toning and some short fold separations in the linen.