Chase, Ernest Dudley (mapmaker)
Winchester, MA. Ernest Dudley Chase. 1940.
Brown yellow and white poster, pictorial / pictographic map, image 27 x 37 1/2 inches (69 x 95.5 cm) on sheet 29 1/2 x 40 inches. Good to very good condition: 3/4 inch tear in left margin, upper left corner creased outside of image area, pinhole in top corners, light spotting at right edge mostly in margins, very soft creasing from rolling. From the cartouche: "Postage stamps are beacon lights of history, monuments of heroes, gems of art, disseminators of universal knowledge, records of achievement and mute witnesses to the rise and fall of empires." A detailed map poster which displays handsomely. Item #37702