Antique Map-SOUTH AMERICA-BRAZIL-ARGENTINA-Tardieu-Vuillemin-1863

Price: € 88,50

Subject: Map No. 26: 'Amerique Meridionale.' (Map of South America.)
Condition: Excellent; General age related toning and light foxing as visible on scan; Please study scan carefully. Small tears left and right margin in the middle fold not affecting image.
Medium: Etching on a vellin type paper. Rear blank. Hand colouring. Print originates from atlas. 100% authentic.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 41.5 x 51 cm. The image size is ca. 34.5 x 44.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 16.3 x 20.1 inch. The image size is ca. 13.6 x 17.5 inch.
Part Number: 19968
Location: A132-25
Description: This old antique map originates from: 'Atlas Universel de Geographie ancienne et moderne.', by A. Tardieu and A. Vuillemin for 'L'Intelligence de la Geographie Universelle de Malte-Brun LaVallee, Paris, 1863. (Transl.: World Atlas of old and modern geography by Tardieu and Vuillemin for the knowledge of geography of Malte-Brun.)

Artists and Engravers: The authors / cartographers are Ambroise Tardieu and A. Vuillemin. Ambroise Tardieu (Paris 1788-1841) was an eminent French cartographer and engraver, and is celebrated for his version of John Arrowsmith's 1806 map of the United States. The maps are etched / engraved by Lemercier.