ARABIA WITH EGYPT, NUBIA, AND ABYSSINIA. Antique steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring, 1846. Title of map:'ARABIA WITH EGYPT, NUBIA, AND ABYSSINIA. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. The map shows Hajj routes to Mecca.The UAE Coast is marked as "Pirate Coast", and Abothubi (Abu Dhabi), Deba (Dubai) & Sharja are marked. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 35.0 x 42.0cm, 13.75 x 16.5 inches (Large). ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Engraved by J & C Walker. PROVENANCE: Maps of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. A new edition, corrected to the present time, published by Charles Knight & Co, 22 Ludgate Street, London [SDUK Atlas]. TYPE: Antique steel engraved map with original outline hand colouring. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: The image shown may have been taken from a different example of this map than that which is offered for sale. The map you will receive is in good condition but there may be minor variations in the condition from that shown in the image which may include some light spotting. This map was coloured by hand at the time of publication. The colouring used varies slightly between different examples of the map; the colouring applied to the map you receive may differ slightly from that shown in the image. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above.
I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas.
SDUK 1846 map" is in sale since Wednesday, July 4, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "richben1066" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.