Baltimore: B. T. Welch & Co., 1824.
Map. Engraving with original coloring. Image measures 11 1/4 x 18 inches. Baltimore: 1824
Beautifully colored early map of the region with elevations shown in hachures. Light foxing and dampstains but otherwise in good condition.
Fielding Lucas Jr. was an artist, publisher and cartographer active in the early 19th century. He published his first atlas in 1815 and became known as the earliest successful commercial map publisher in Baltimore. He was also the first stationer in the United States. His son, William Lucas took over the printing and stationery business shortly after his death.