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Lizars’ Map of Asia

SKU: 8689
£100.00

Title:
Lizars’ Map of Asia

Date of publication:
1831

Printed Measurement:
27.5 x 22.5 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • William Home Lizars
  • Copper engraving, 27.5 x 22.5 cm, original hand-colour in outline, blank verso. Map of Asia from ‘A Modern and Ancient General Atlas, comprehending all the Empires, Kingdoms, States in the World’. Lizars trained as a painter, but in 1812 took over the Edinburgh publishing and engraving business established by his father.