'A NEW MAP of YORKSHIRE Drawn from the latest Authorities' by C.Smith c.1830
An attractive, detailed and rare early 19th century folding map of Yorkshire which was engraved by Pickett and published in Smith's New English Atlas (London:1828-1830). Charles Smith (fl. 1800-1852) was an eminent 19th century map maker and seller who produced some of the finest maps during the period in which Britain led the world in cartography.
- This is an original copperplate engraving with original hand colour.
- Printed area is approximately 53.8cms by 43.2cms.
- The map is in very good condition with decent margins; multiple folds, as issued. There is a tear in the left border entering the printed area. There is also a minor 4mm split in the horizontal fold in the East Riding area of the map. Click on image for a better view.
- The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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- Guaranteed to be over 190 years old.