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World Map Mappemonde Large Engraving c1860 In Two Hemispheres A. Vuillemin Combette XIXéme

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World Map Mappemonde Large Engraving c1860 In Two Hemispheres A. Vuillemin Combette XIXéme

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World Map Mappemonde Large Engraving c1860 In Two Hemispheres A. Vuillemin Combette XIXéme

  • Original steel engraving, a map of the world in two hemispheres.
  • This is printed as 2 hemispheres each 36 cm. in diameter, on a folded sheet of paper 74 cm x 53 cm that has separated at the center.
  • Double hemispherical world map. Includes diagram of the solar system.
  • By A. Vuillemin. Published by Combette, editor, 15 Rue de la Parcheminerie Paris France.
  • From Atlas national illustre /​ V. Levasseur. Paris A. Combette, [1860?]
  • This atlas was noteworthy for its' beautiful illustrations in the borders of the maps.
  • It was one of the last of the decorative map atlases of the 19th century, along with Tallis and Fullarton.
  • Printed in color on paper.
  • Relief shown by hachures (stippling).
  • Fold out, full color map.
  • Shows Eastern and Western Hemispheres. Rivers, landmarks, islands, cities shown.
  • Printed on the front side only; the back side is blank.
  • COUNTRY of Origin: France.
  • AGE: XIXéme
  • Exactly as shown in the detailed photos below.
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  • All the information you need to decide about a purchase is in front of you at the time of purchase.

SIZE:

  • This measures overall approximately 74 cm x 53 cm // 29 inches x 20.8 inches.
  • This is printed as 2 hemispheres each 36 cm. in diameter, on a folded sheet of paper 74 cm x 53 cm that has separated at the center.
  • This was a fold out map printed on the front side only; each side of the paper is a slightly different height.
  • Scroll down to see all the pix.

About Alexandre Vuillemin and this map:

  • This atlas was noteworthy for its' beautiful illustrations in the borders of the maps.
  • This was one of the last of the decorative map atlases of the 19th century, along with Tallis and Fullarton.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Vuillemin
  • https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Vuillemin

CONDITION:

  • By " antique " we mean over 100 years of age.
  • By " vintage " we mean between 50 and 100 years of age.
  • This item is made of matter and it is OLD; this means it is NOT NEW.
  • This is not a recent reproduction. It is not a recent copy. It is not a fake.
  • SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS.

There are signs of age or usage including but not limited to:

  • This is printed as 2 hemispheres each 36 cm. in diameter, on a folded sheet of paper 74 cm x 53 cm that has separated at the center.
  • This was a fold out map printed on the front side only; each side of the paper is a slightly different height.
  • Fold in the center with a 20 centimetre tear.
  • Another tear on the top edge of 7 cm.
  • Small stains on the edges and wear around the perimeter.
  • Overall surface wear.
  • Surface scratches.
  • Oxidation; there is considerable age related browning, toning and staining; scroll down to see pix.
  • There is overall surface wear.
  • There is overall oxidation.
  • There is perimeter wear and wear around all edges.
  • There are surface scratches.
  • CLEANED: No.
  • RESTORATION: No restoration.
  • MEASUREMENT VERIFIED: Yes.
  • There may also be something that we missed because we aren't specifically trained to see it.
  • We've not examined this microscopically.
  • We've not taken this apart or put this back together.
  • We've not subtracted anything nor added anything that was not already there.
  • We've not cleaned this.
  • This is COMPLETE.
  • The condition is good.
  • There's nothing functionally wrong with this.
  • The condition is exactly as shown in the gallery photos.
  • Look at all the gallery photos carefully and read this description carefully.
  • It is impossible to divine exactly what information a buyer might want.
  • It is the buyer's responsibility to carefully scrutinize a purchase before buying.
  • Please consider your purchase carefully.
  • We are happy to help in any way we can by answering your questions to the best of our ability and furnishing additional specifics upon request.
  • This is not sold on approval.
  • Ask your questions before you buy.

MAPPEMONDE. Par A. Vuillemin, Combette Vers 1860

  • Jolie Gravure de la Mappemonde en Deux Hémisphères
  • Mappemonde date (vers 1860).
  • Par A. Vuillemin
  • Publié par Combette, éditeur.
  • Dimensions: 74 x 53 cm.
  • Frais de port en sus.
  • Merci de votre visite.

État:

  • Pliure au centre avec une déchirure d'une vingtaine de centimètre.
  • Une autre déchirure sur le bord supérieur, de 7 cm.
  • Petites mouillures sur les bords.














     

     

     


     


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