Stock No. 3177MS
Miniature copper-engraved map, 1798, engraved by T. Foot for William Faden’s Atlas Minimus Universalis. Image 102 x 118 mm., sheet 147 x 169 mm. Original hand-colouring. Minute worm-track in edge of lower margin, small very faint brown mark on lower right-hand platemark.
William Faden (1749-1836) was an important English cartographer and map-publisher of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, noted for the accuracy of his maps. He was appointed Geographer to George III in 1783.