Grandpa's Market

1840s Antique Print - Map of the World in Hemispheres by Adolph Stieler


SUBJECT:   Rare antique map of the World in Hemispheres - "Westliche Halbkugel Oestliche Halbkugel" by Adolph Stieler.

A charming double-hemisphere map showing good detail of islands, with an inset of Australia and its surrounding islands. The inset is flanked by text giving the sizes of the continents and dimensions of earth. Issued in the 1842 edition of Stieler's Schul-Atlas.

PRINTING METHOD : hand-colored, engraving, blank on reverse

SHEET SIZE: 24 x 29 cm (9.4" x 11.4")

DATE: 1840's
 
CONDITION : This is an ORIGINAL antique print and not a modern reproduction! All our prints are generally in good condition, but please note that all antique prints are subject to age toning so you should expect small imperfections such minor yellowing, blemishes, soiling, etc. On the other hand that gives them much more antique charm and patina.

NO REPRODUCTIONS in this shop. The above images has been cropped, the original sheet has not been cropped. Comes in new clear sleeve, protected and supported with firm cardboard.
68 EUR