Asia.


Title:
Asia.
Date:
C1837
Mapmaker:
John Dower (1825-1901)
Engraver:
John Dower
Image Size:
340mm x 410mm (13.39" x 16.14")
Condition:
Small repaired split at lower centre fold sheet edge, otherwise in good condition.
Technique:
Copper engraving with original hand colouring
Price:

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$A 275
Stock Number:
ANGAOTW 022 ASI (NAG) (C017)
Description:

Detailed map of Asia extending up to the Arctic by John Dower.

From Dower's, A new general atlas of the world, containing separate maps of its various countries and states, and exhibiting their boundaries & divisions, also the chains of mountains.....

Biography:

John Dower (1825-1901)

London based map maker, engraver and printer, the son and successor of John Crane Dower's map business. Elected to the Royal Geographical Society in 1854.

Henry Teesdale (1776-1856)

Teesdale was a British map publisher active in the first half of the 19th century, born in London. He was elected to the Royal Geographical Society in 1830. Teesdale initially partnered with John Hordan and William Colling Hobson as Henry Teesdale and Company, but this partnership was dissolved in 1832. Afterwards Teesdale continued to publish maps and atlases on his own account. He worked with several major British map engravers of the period including John Crane Dower, Christopher Greenwood, and Josiah Henshall, among others. He died in January of 1856 and was buried at All Souls, Kensal Green.

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