Size: 29.5" x 24" (blank border included).
Media: Fine Art Paper.
Splendid antique and historical map reproduction, which now has been printed in Fine Art paper drawn by F. Lucas. Kneass Sc.
Antique Map Giclée Reproduction.
Masterfully printed on Fine Art paper, which has an acid-free archival-quality base with a neutral pH. Crafted using archival-quality inks.
Ready to Frame.
To allow for professional framing, a blank border of no less than 1 inch is left around the image size. All our prints are suitable for framing and we have removed most of the imperfections to give you a magnificent clean copy.
Description of the Map.
magnificent colored antique Caribbean map. It depicts the islands of Porto / Puerto Rico, Culebra and Vieques / Crab Island. The islands of St. Croix, St. Thomas and St. John in the Danish West Indies - since 1917 US Virgin Islands. The islands of Tortola, Anegada, Virgin Gorda and Jost van Dyke in the British Virgin Islands BVI. This beautiful map was originally done by Fielding Lucas Jr. and published in 1822 by the cartographic firm of H.C. Carey & I. Lea.
The towns of San Juan, St. Thomas, Guanica, Mayaguez Frederiksted and Christiansted are depicted among others. On the bottom part of the map there's an interesting history of the islands.
Original Title and Markings.
Geographical, Historical, And Statistical Map Of Porto Rico And The Virgin Islands. Porto Rico And The Virgin Islands. No. 43. Drawn by F. Lucas. Kneass Sc.
Mapmaker/Cartographer, Engraver and/or Printmaker.
This beautiful map was originally done by Fielding Lucas Jr. and published in 1822 by the cartographic firm of H.C. Carey & I. Lea.