19th Century Original Antique Map of Austria
Publication: Illustrated Atlas. J. & F. Tallis, London, Edinburgh & Dublin.
Date: circa 1851
Description: Austria, Transylvania, Bohemia, Hungary, Lombardy, Croatia and Gallicia. Vignettes of Vienna, St. Stephen's Vienna and Return of the Sennerin. Map drawn and engraved by John Rapkin, illustrations drawn by H. Warren and engraved by J. H. Kernot.
Condition: Good paper and imprint, early outline colour, later hand colouring to border. Folding copy as published.
Image size: 255 x 335mm
10 x 13.25 " approx.
Order No. 3202
19th century decorative antique map of Austria.
John Rapkin (fl. 1835-65)
A nineteenth century map maker and engraver, best known for his work on the Illustrated Atlas of the World 1849-53 for John Tallis and Co. noted for their beautifully decorative borders and later re-issued by the London Printing and Publishing Co. London and New York.