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Tallis’ Map of Crimea

SKU: 7311
£75.00

Title:
Tallis’ Map of Crimea

Date of publication:
c.1851

Printed Measurement:
26 x 33 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • John Tallis
  • Engraver(s):
    John Rapkin

    The Crimea

    Steel engraving, 26 x 33 cm, original outline colour, slight toning, blank verso; a map of Crimea engraved by John Rapkin for the Illustrated Atlas; the inset is described as ‘Sebastopol before its investment’ (ie. before the Crimean War) and the map also marks the landing of the Allied armies in Kalamita Bay.