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A finely engraved and detailed map comprising a central hemisphere northwards from 60 degrees with, in each corner enlarged details of Sptzbergen, Nova Zemla, East and South-West Greenland. The latest locations of recent United States, Russian and European expeditions are shown, the most up-to-date and furthest north being Nansen's location in June 1895, marked as 86.13.36, with another location 14th April 1900, marked 86.33?.
region: North and South Polar Maps
mapmaker: R. Andree
place and date of publication: Leipzig c. 1900
medium and colour: lithograph, original colourref: 43074
size in mm: 380 by 470mm (15 by 18.5 inches).
Price: £ 120
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