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H.C. Panzer:  Nouvelle Carte D'Europe Dressee Pour 1870 / A New Map Designed For 1870





Title: Nouvelle Carte D'Europe Dressee Pour 1870 / A New Map Designed For 1870

Map Maker: H.C. Panzer

Place / Date: London / 1870

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 15 x 14 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: SOLD

Inventory ID: 12952


Description: Rare caricature map of Europe, with Title and Text in two languages describing the allegorical nature of the images. England is an Old Lady, Scotland is her mob-cap, Ireland a rebellious lap dog. Spain is a fat lady lying on her back and smoking, Prussia a miltitary monster, Russia a rag-collector, Turkey a young girl smoking a hooka, etc. Very wide margins. The name Hadol appears as the illustrator and we have also found attribution to the map being done by Joseph Goggins. Only 1 prior dealer catalogue record (Hoppen, 1984).


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