'A NEW MAP of YORKSHIRE Drawn from the latest Authorities' by C.Smith c.1830

'A NEW MAP of YORKSHIRE Drawn from the latest Authorities' by C.Smith c.1830
SKU: smcs/york/001

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.