Carte itinéraire physique, politique et routière de l'Espagne et du Portugal. This extremely uncommon carte-a-figures map by Fremin published in Paris in 1840 features the Iberian Peninsula and is surrounded with defly engraved figures and representations of places of note in Spain and Portugal. The vignettes flanking the map include Alhambra, Malaga, The Giralda Bell Tower of the Cathedral of Seville, Burgos Cathedral, Tower of Orangers in Seville, St. Nicholass Tower in Cordova, the Carmel Convent, Madrid, Lisbon and El Prado in addition to others. The figures below the map include a bull fighter and typical attire for residents of various parts of Spain and Portugal.
The map is filled with details of roads, towns and cities, as well as topography and was made as a folding map to assist travelers in the region. Size: 53,5 x 73 cm. Some age spots and very hard to see (only against the light) little wormholes.
WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS - NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Tag: pictorial illustrated mapa Espagne. The item "SPAIN PORTUGAL 1840 Original Rare A. FREMIN Map illustrated views Madrid" is in sale since Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "ruggis" and is located in Brescia. This item can be shipped worldwide.