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Antique Map-SEA CHART-CHESAPEAKE-DELAWARE-USA-A. Boschke-J.V.N. Throop-1855
- Original antique print, titled: 'Preliminary Chart of Delaware and Chesapeake Bays and the Sea Coast from Cape Henlopen to Cape Charles.' The print is numbered: 12. It shows: naval map/chart made under the direction of F.R. Hassler and A.D. Bache. It shows the coastline near the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays, including cities as Baltimore etc. Lithography on a vellin type paper. Description: Original antique print. Source unknown, to be determined. Many prints in our store were originally part of a book or other publication.This print was published in 1855Artists and Engravers: Engraved by J.V.N. Throop. Engraved after the original by A. Boschke. Albert Boschke (?-?, active around 1850) was an American cartographer. His map of Washington DC was isntrumental in the defense of that city during the Civil War. Engraving: John Peter van Ness Throop (1794-c.1861) worked as an engraver in Washington DC from circa 1830 to 1850. Condition: Good, given age. Folded multiple times, as issued. Foxing in the image. Paper separation in the folds, partly backed with tape.General age-related toning and/or occasional light stains from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: RC-A9-26 The overall size is ca. 26.6 x 33.5 inch. The image size is ca. 0 x 0 inch. The overall size is ca. 67.5 x 85 cm. The image size is ca. x cm.
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Last Found On: 2017-12-17           Check availability:      ZVAB    


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