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Map of New Hampshire & Vermont by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co

£98.00 Approx $134.8, €114.75

Code: 54155

Date: 1855

Published 1855 in Pennsylvania, dated 1850 .  Lithograph with original full wash hand colouring. Overall sheet size: 41.5cms x 32.7cms; image size: 387mm x 298mm.   Characteristic green decorative border and pastel colouring. Top right is  a chart showing population tables by county. Browning to borders else very good condition indeed.. Browning to margins else very good condition.

Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. were a publishing company based in Philadelphia. They were part of the burgeoning atlas and map publishing in the early to mid-nineteenth century. They published many famous works, including Tanner’s New Universal Atlas.  Their maps are notable for the decorative borders and fine, vivid original hand colouring.