Stock No. 3137MS
Miniature copper-engraved map of Ancient Italy, 1798, engraved by Hatchett for William Faden's Atlas Minimus Universalis. Image 117 x 102 mm., sheet 170 x 147 mm. Original hand-colouring.
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.