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Stanford’s Map of Sri Lanka

SKU: 8683
£175.00

Title:
Stanford’s Map of Sri Lanka

Date of publication:
1887

Printed Measurement:
65 x 50.5 cm

Colour:
original

Mapmaker(s):

  • Edward Stanford
  • Ceylon

    Lithograph, 65 x 50.5 cm, original colour, blank verso; map of Sri Lanka, published in the first trade edition of Stanford’s ‘London Atlas’.

    Edward Stanford (senior) acquired Arrowmsith's stock in 1874. His own version of the London Atlas, dedicated to Queen Victoria in her Golden Jubilee year, is considered to be his last significant work before his retirement. Later editions were revised in keeping with the latest information.