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Tallis’ Map of Crimea

SKU: 7311

Tallis’ Map of Crimea

Date of publication:

  • c.1851
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 26 x 33 cm
  • Colour:

  • original
  • Mapmaker:

  • John Tallis
  • Engraver:

  • John Rapkin
  • This map of Crimea was engraved by John Rapkin for the Illustrated Atlas.

    The inset is described as ‘Sebastopol before its investment’ (i.e. before the Crimean War); the map also marks the landing of the Allied armies in Kalamita Bay.
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    Condition & Materials

    Steel engraving, 26 x 33 cm, original outline colour, slight toning, blank verso. Read less