United States c1840
Map of UNITED STATES of America from Blacks General Atlas Engraved by S. Hall and Published by A & C Black, Edinburgh c1840
Good condition with fine outline and wash hand colour, some age tone blank to verso, centre fold as issued. Engraved area approx: 19" x 14.5" (480mm x 370mm)
Sidney Hall was a British engraver and cartographer well known and popular for his early nineteenth century atlases containing maps of the United Kingdom and of the ancient world reproduced from Hall's engravings. Hall made engravings for a number of international atlases at a time when cartography and atlases were very popular. Hall engraved maps for William Faden Aaron Arrowsmith, and Chapman & Hall, among many others.
A genuine antique map over 170 years old