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Pub Year Map Maker Pub Place Map Title Map Price (USD) Picture
1792Elwe, Jan BerendAmsterdamLes Royaumes d'Espagne et de Portugal$275 Picture

An engraved map with color wash

Size: 24-3/4 inches X 26 inches

Map Type: Atlas

This is a good copy with vivid wash colors. Engraving ink is rubbed in the lower right portion of the map.

This highly detailed map of the Iberian Peninsula is filled with towns, roads and topographical features. The islands of Ibiza, Majorca and Minorca are also illustrated included as well. Interesting locations are noted in a key to the left of the cartouche. A box of text at the bottom defines the worldwide Spanish and Portuguese colonial possessions.

References: Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, Volume 2 Page 20 Elwe, Jan, Scott, Valerie, Map Collector Publications, Tring, Hertz, England, 1999

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