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Tabula Geographica Generalis Imperii Russici ad normam novis sinarum observationum astronomiearum concinnata.

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Article ID EUO3519
Artist Treskot/ Schmidt (1719-1786)
Johann Treskot, member of the geographical Department of the St Petersburg Academy of Sciences, 1742. He compiled many of the maps published by the Academy, one of this, is the "Tabula geographica Imperii Russici".
Title Tabula Geographica Generalis Imperii Russici ad normam novis sinarum observationum astronomiearum concinnata.
Year dated 1784
Description
Map shows total Russia from Lithuania and Poland in the west to the Pacific Ocean and the Aleutian Islands in the east. The map is based upon the work of Johann Treskot and Johann Schmidt. Their 23-sheet survey of Russia was completed in 1776 for the Imperial Academy of Sciences. Johann Treskot, member of the geographical Department of the St Petersburg Academy of Sciences, 1742. He compiled many of the maps published by the Academy, one of this, is the "Tabula geographica Imperii Russici".
thsi map has been published by Conrad Lotter.
Place of Publication Augsburg
Dimensions (cm)63,5 x 139
ConditionPrinted on 3 sheets joined together, stains left
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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