Asia.

Title: Asia.
Date: C1851
Mapmaker: Sidney Hall (1788-1831)
Image Size: 260mm x 390mm (10.24" x 15.35")
Sheet Size: 320mm x 442mm (12.6" x 17.4")
Technique: Copper engraving with original hand colouring.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: BGAT 035 ASI (NOGY) (F06)
04704
Price: $A 125
Description:

Detailed map of Asia extending from Arabia to New Guinea.

From Black's, General Atlas.

Biography:

Sidney Hall (1788 - 1831)

A London engraver from 1817 to 1860 who worked at first from 18 Strand, and moved to Bury street Bloomsbury in 1819. He engraved general atlases and separate maps for various authors and publishers. Upon his early death - he was only in his 40s - Hall's business was inherited and continued by his wife, Selina Hall.