Antique steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring (coloring),
Title of map: 'SOUTH AMERICA'
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to
show the level of printed detail:
DATE PRINTED: This map was originally published by The Society for the
Diffusion of Useful Knowledge in 1842; this date is printed on the map. This
edition of the map was printed and published by Chapman & Hall in 1844.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 41.0 x 33.5cm, 16 x 13 inches (Large)
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Engraved by J & C Walker
PROVENANCE: "Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge",
published by Chapman & Hall, London, under the superintendance of the Society
for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge [SDUK Atlas]
TYPE: Antique steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Toning in top margin. Please check the
scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian
maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is
not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. I offer a no questions asked return
policy - see below.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date
stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term
original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or
original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.
Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card
under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving,
copperplate, wood cut and lithography.
REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und
Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y
impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.
RETURNS POLICY: I offer a no questions returns policy. All I ask is that you
pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed
insured, within 14 days of receipt.