Chicago. Colortext Publications. 1936.
Color pictorial / pictographic map, 12 x 15 1/2 inches (31 x 40cm) on sheet 13 3/8 x 17 inches, decorative border, professionally mounted on linen. Was folded, centrefold now scarcely visible, little paper loss in margins now infilled, light edge wear minimised by linen backing; good condition. "Border design and decorations from 17th century Louis Quinze Tapestries and 18th century Robert de Cotte ornaments." Detailed pictographs of landmarks, industries etc. The ocean is full of sailing vessels ("Benj. Franklin First American Ambassador arrives 1776"), plus a sea monster. "Battleline" and "German Farthest Advance" are marked with red lines. Item #55135