'A New MAP of WESTMORE-LAND Drawn from the best Authorities' by Thomas Kitchin c.1765 (ex 'England Illustrated')

'A New MAP of WESTMORE-LAND Drawn from the best Authorities' by Thomas Kitchin c.1765 (ex 'England Illustrated')
SKU: kiei/west/001

A finely engraved and attractive 18th Century map of Westmorland -- with rare original hand colour -- which appeared in Thomas Kitchin's England Illustrated (London: J. Dodsley, 1764/1765). Thomas Kitchin (1718-1784) was one of the most prolific and renowned cartographers of the time producing many fine atlases and maps.

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with original hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 25.8cms by 19.5cms.
  • The map is in very good condition with decent margins. Click on image for a better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount board.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 250 years old.