One world map and 4 maps of continents, handcolored and engraved by Georg Christoph Kilian

KILIAN, Georg Christoph – „Mappa Totius Mundi vel Planiglobium Terrestris“ – „Nova Tabula Americae“ – „Nova Tabula Europae“ – „Nova Tabula Asiae“ – „Nova Tabula Africae“. Augsburg, Kilian. 1759.

Set of 5 handcolored engraved maps: a world map, a map of the American continent, one of Europe, one of Asia and one of Africa.

Format of each map: c. 27 x 34,5 cm. Format of each sheet: c. 300 x 370mm.

On the world map and the America map California is shown as an island.

The map of Africa with marginal tear into image on bottom, not closed and no loss; light age toning – otherwise in good condition.

A very rare and decorative set.

EUR 1550,-