Europa Pablo Alabern 1831

Catalog Number 37298
 
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Date

1831, Barcelona

Maker

Pablo Alabern (1804 - 1860)

Short Title

Europa

Full Title

Europa Pablo Alabern 1831

Source

Coleccion De Mapas Geograficos, Antiguos Y Modernos Del Acreditado Tardieu Y Otros Autores Clasicos, Publicada Por Los Redactores Del Diccionario Geografico Universal En El Ano 1835. Barcelona, En La Libreria de Jose Torner, calle del Pegomi num. 4, Donde tambien se hassa el Diccionario. This collection of maps published in 1835 was created by Domingo Estruc, Pablo Alabern and Ramon Alabern (son of Pablo) for Barcelona Publisher, Jose Torner's, Diccionario Geografico Universal (1830-1834). Ramon Alabern is often credited with creating the first Spanish Daguerreotype on 10 November, 1839. Estruc is famous for his very rare and highly detailed 1835 map of Cuba requiring 18 separate steel plates with an overall measurement of 12ft. by 5ft. No specific cartographer given for this map.

Size

33.5 x 42 cm. approximately (13.25 x 16.5 in.)

Description

A Copper engraved, hand colored outline of the boundaries of the countries in Europe as of 1831. Longitude is oriented on Madrid.

References

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers Revised Edition Vol. (A - D), p. 15; Vol. (Q - Z) , p.284; Phillips, Vol. IV, 4318 (12);

Price:
$225.00
SKU:
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