Moscow, 1836
  • Moscow, 1836


    An incredibly detailed map of Moscow made by Baldwin & Cradock in 1836 (London) and published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.  The plan is centered on the Kremlin, with major thoroughfares and public places and buildings named. At the upper left corner is a vignette of the Church of the Assumption in the Kremlin; the larger vignette below the plan is a panoramic view of the city center from Sparrow Hill. A note on the lower right gives English translations of Russian geographic terms.  In fine overall condition with age appropriate tanning and wear - measures approximately 16 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches.