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John Tallis:  Russia in Europe

Maps of Russia


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Title: Russia in Europe

Map Maker: John Tallis

Place / Date: London / 1851

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 10 x 13 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $195.00

Inventory ID: 49103


Description:

Striking full color example of this marvelous map of European Russia.

Showing vignettes of the Neoskoi Prospect, St. Petersburg, Polish Captives on their way to Siberia, a Russian Bear, Russian Horseman, Travelling Sledge, costumed Russians, and Napoleon's Flight from Moscow. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas.

Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps are prized for the wonderful vignettes of indigenous scenes, people, etc. Remarkable color.


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