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Tallis’ Map of Glasgow

SKU: 9408
£300.00

Title:
Tallis’ Map of Glasgow

Date of publication:
c.1851

Printed Measurement:
36.3 x 51.4 cm sheet size

Colour:
modern

Mapmaker(s):

  • John Tallis
  • Engraver(s):
    Henry Winkles

    This map of Glasgow is of the town plans published in Tallis’ hugely popular ‘Illustrated Atlas’ which was published serially from the mid 1840s onwards, and in its complete form in 1851. The map includes a view of Glasgow from the Green, and vignettes of the University and the Cathedral.

    Condition & Materials

    Steel engraving, sheet size 36.3 x 51.4 cm, engraved by John Rapkin with vignettes drawn and engraved by Henry Winkles, modern hand colour, clear archival tape on verso where previously mounted and bottom margin extended for mounting, blank verso.