1844 Flemming Map of the Eastern Hemisphere

EasternHemi-flemming-1844
$150.00
Eastern Hemisphere
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1844 Flemming Map of the Eastern Hemisphere

EasternHemi-flemming-1844

$150.00

Title


Eastern Hemisphere
  1844    11 x 11 in (27.94 x 27.94 cm)

Description


This attractive hand colored map depicts the Eastern Hemisphere including Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia. Printed in 1844 by well known map publisher C. Flemming.

Cartographer


Carl Flemming (fl. c. 1840 - c. 1879) was a German cartographer and map publisher active in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The firm was an early adopter of modern multicolor printing techniques, which it utilized to produce low cost attractive maps focused on the German market. The firm is also known for its children's books. Flemming died in 1878 or 1879, but his firm continued to publish well into the 20th century. Flemming was based in Glogow, a region that is currently part of modern day Poland's Lower Silesian Voivodeship.

Condition


Very good condition.