1852 – V. Levasseur – Asie
Very decorative map of Asia continent is surrounded by artistically rendered vignettes depicting costumes of the various peoples of Asia, Adam and Eve, and several exotic animals. At left and right of the map an explanation and population of Asia continent present.
Comes from Victor Levasseur’s atlas “Atlas National de la France Illustrée” engraved by Laguillermie, the outer decorations are the work of Raimond Bonheur, published by A. Combette in Paris.
Cartographer: Victor Levasseur (1795–1862)
Sheet size: 52,2 x 35,7 cm
Technique: steel engraving
Very good condition!
This is an original antique map published in 1852 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity