Nieto, Carmen Madrigal (illus).
San Jose, Costa Rica. Lit. Universal. No date. Ca. 1940s?
Color poster, pictorial / pictographic map, 16 1/2 x 21 2/4 inches (42 x 55 cm) on sheet 17 3/4 x 23 inches, folded as issued. 1 inch repaired tear at right edge, one short split at upper left fold not entering image, a few (approximately 9) tiny holes in image (not noticeable), small abraded area on the back visible on the front as a darker area (near jetty under the title), "Map of Costa Rica" in ink on verso. Despite all these minor problems, bright, clean and very good looking! Pictorial map by Carmen Madrigal Nieto (1904-1982) with pictographs representing economic activity including agriculture, lumber, etc. In lower left: "Isla de Coco". The printing appears to be lithographic, with some use of Ben Day type shaded areas, giving a very pleasing look to this bright image. Item #37623