Map of Vienna and its environs in the year 1770. A ground plan of the Imperial Capital and Residential Town of Vienna with its suburbs and neighbouring villages in the time of the Empress Maria Theresa, lithographed by Orlitsek 1824. On paper size 50 by 40 cm. Scale 200 klater to the inch. Uncoloured. With a key to 31 features including bridges, churches, the new market, castle square, a library etc. A very detailed map which shows the expansion of the city into new suburbs such as Leopoldstadt in the north, Neu Lerchenfeld in the west and south towards Beyden Hauseln. Closed tear to the bottom edge repaired to the reverse with archival quality clear tape. Some foxing and rather dull, though overall in Good condition.
Offered by Arthur Hook