The Old Print Shop

Turkey in Asia.

  • ARTIST: Samuel Augustus Mitchell

  • PUBLISHER: Published by S. A. Mitchell, Philadelphia.

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored engraving,

    DATE: 1846-49.

  • EDITION SIZE: 12 1/4 x 15" (312 x 382 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: This map is from "A New Universal Atlas containing maps of the various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World." Mitchell is one of the first truly successful commercial cartographers in the U.S. It includes an inset of the environs of Constantinople.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: From 1847 edition.

  • CONDITION: Overall good condition with original color. Very gentle paper fold in upper image at border.