"A New & Accurate Map of the Whole Russian Empire, as Contain'd Both in Europe and Asia. Drawn from Authentic Journals, Surveys, and Most Approved Modern Maps, and Regulated by Astronomical Observations", Bowen, Emanuel
Subject: Russia in Europe
Period: 1748 (circa)
Publication: John Harris' Navigantium Atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca...
Color: Hand Color
18.3 x 13.7 inches
46.5 x 34.8 cm
This very detailed map covers the entire Russian Empire stretching from Finland to Kamchatka. It includes part of China and Korea with less detail and shows the Great Wall. The map is decorated with a delicately engraved title cartouche and small compass rose.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.HARR-1a #27.
Very light toning with a few spots of scattered foxing and minor mildew stains at bottom right.