0 0 0
$39.99
  • MUSEUM QUALITY INKS AND PAPER: Printed on thick 192gsm heavyweight matte paper with archival giclee inks, this historic fine art will decorate your wall for years to come.
  • VINTAGE MAP REPRODUCTION: Add style to any room\'s decor with this beautiful print. Whether your interior design is modern or classic, a map is never out of fashion.
  • FRAME READY: Your unframed poster will arrive crease-free, rolled in a sturdy mailing tube. Many maps fit easy-to-find standard size frames 16x20, 16x24, 18x24, 24x30, 24x36, saving on custom framing.
  • ATTENTION TO DETAIL: We edit every antique map for image quality, color and vibrance, so it can look its best while retaining historical character. Makes a great gift!
  • Watermarks will not appear in the printed picture. Some blemishes, tears, or stamps may be removed from the final print.
A charming 1747 map of Switzerland by the British cartographer Emanuel Bowen. Essentially two maps on a single sheet, the upper map covers all of Switzerland from Montbeliard in modern day France to Lake Majori. Several important towns, lakes, cities, rivers, roads, cantons, etc. are noted with mountains rendered in profile. The title cartouche in the upper left quadrant features thirteen coats of arms and an illustration of a soldier. The lower map features a plan of the city of Geneva. Lake Geneva, the Rhone and Arve rivers are beautifully rendered. A list of 67 locations marked on the map is included on the left and right side of the map. This map was prepares by Emanuel Bowen as plate no. 20 for the 1747 issue of A Complete System of Geography.
Just added to your wishlist:
My Wishlist
Just added to your cart:
My Cart