1826 Kolberg - Mappa jeneralna Wojewodztwa Augustowskiego [early Polish-language cartography]

1826 Kolberg - Mappa jeneralna Wojewodztwa Augustowskiego [early Polish-language cartography]

Rare 1826 Polish regional map —an important piece of Polish-language cartography

Title:

Mappa jeneralna Wojewodztwa Augustowskiego

Map maker:

Juliusz Kolberg; Józef Sławiński, at the Instytut Litograficzny Szkolny

Place and Year:

Warsaw, 1826

Dimensions:

43.5 x 57 cm (17.2 x 22.5 in)

Technique:

Lithograph

Coloring:

Original hand color

Condition Rating:

VG

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DETAILS

This is a detailed map of the region surrounding the Polish city of Augustow in northeastern Poland from the Atlas Krolestwa Polskiego (Atlas of the Polish Kingdom), which consisted of eight regional maps. It includes a statistical table and an explanation of symbols including religious and scholastic institutions in both Polish and French.

CONDITION NOTES

Sectioned and mounted on original linen; some minor loss, surface dirt and minor browning.

IDENTIFIER

NL-00625

REFERENCES

Steven Seegel, Mapping Europe's Borderlands: Russian Cartography in the Age of Empire, pp. 94-5.

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