A detailed 19th Century map of Leicestershire, with fine original wash colour, which was engraved by Sydney Hall and published in A New British Atlas (London: Chapman & Hall, 1833/1834). The original page of text which accompanies the map is included.
Sydney Hall (fl. 1818-1860) was a renowned and prolific map engraver at the time when Britain led the world in map making.
- This is an original steel engraving with fine original hand colour.
- Printed area is approximately 24cms by 19.2cms (including imprint).
- The map is in very good condition with decent margins. Click on image for better view
- The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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- Guaranteed to be over 180 years old.