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Selected Maps

Cartographer: Heinrich Berghaus
Title: : Himalaya
Date: 1835      Size: 39 x 27 inches
Published: Weimar
Description: Himalayas. Large detailed map with original colour. (SL)
Map Ref: IC1880
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map of Sikhim
Date: 1850      Size: 9 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Fantastically detailed map of the northwestern state of Sikhim and the Nepalese Frontier, centring on Kangchenjunga, to illustrate the route made Dr. Joseph Dalton Hooker made in 1848-49 . Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IC1448
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sikkim and Bhutan with Parts of the Adjacent Countries
Date: 1910      Size: 15 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Extraordinary survey of Sikkim and Bhutan by John Claude White, noted engineer and photographer. Printed colour.
Map Ref: IC2605
Cartographer: Survey of India
Title: : The Himalaya Mountains and Surrounding Regions
Date: 1920      Size: 55 x 32 inches
Published: Dehra Dun
Description: Rare and extraordinary wall map of the Himalayas published just before the first attempt to climb Everest. Supervised by Col. C.H.D. Ryder. Printed colour. [Folded]
Map Ref: IC2404
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : Sketch Map of Mount Everest
Date: 1925      Size: 9 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Sketch map of Mount Everest, using data from the British Mount Everest Expeditions of 1921 and 1924 and with a geological overlay provided by English geologist and mountaineer, Noel Ewart Odell. Printed colour.
Map Ref: IC2457
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: : The Northern Face of Mount Everest
Date: 1936      Size: 19 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: The North face of Mt. Everest, including the summit, based on photogrammetric surveys by Michael Spender (1906-1945) of the British Mt. Everest Reconnaissance Expedition (1935). Printed colour.
Map Ref: IC2442
Cartographer: Erwin Schneider
Title: : Chomolongma - Mount Everest
Date: 1957      Size: 38 x 30 inches
Published: Vienna
Description: The most detailed map of the approach to Mount Everest from southern Nepal. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: IC2633
Cartographer: Pradyumna Karan
Title: : The Kingdom of Bhutan
Date: 1965      Size: 54 x 31 inches
Published: Washington, D.C.
Description: Extraordinary wall map of still one of the most mysterious countries in the world, Bhutan. Unusually, it is printed on linoleum, possibly for conservation purposes. Printed colour. [Tube]
Map Ref: IC2504
Cartographer: Madhab Lal Maharjan
Title: : Kathmandu Patan
Date: 1986      Size: 19 x 29 inches
Published: Katmandu
Description: Separately issued map detailing attractions for travellers for both Katmandu and directly to its south Patan, now Lalitpur. Printed colour. SL
Map Ref: IC2631