Tallis’ Map of Crimea

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The Crimea

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Title

Tallis’ Crimea

Mapmaker(s)

TALLIS, John

Engraver(s)

RAPKIN, John

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

c.1851

Printed Area Measurements

26 x 33 cm

Colour

original

Full Description

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.