"Carte Generale de l'Amerique Meridionale", Lapie/Tardieu
Subject: South America
Period: 1842 (dated)
Publication: Atlas Universel de Geographie Ancienne et Moderne…
Color: Hand Color
15.6 x 21.7 inches
39.6 x 55.1 cm
This attractive map focuses on the extensive river systems and topography within South America. Towns and cities, native tribes, and roads are shown as well. The map includes six distance scales and is surrounded by keyboard-style borders. Delicately engraved by Pierre Tardieu and printed by Kaeppelin & Co.
A crisp impression on a clean sheet with original outline color. There is minor toning along the centerfold and faint offsetting.