[19th century] Klint, Gustaf af: Norra Qvarken (1861)
Gustaf af Klint (1771-1840)
Swedish sea chart of Kvarken in the Gulf of Bothnia from 19th century. The map is showing the both sides of the Bothnian Bay: the Swedish and the Finnish coast. Uncoloured engraving. Dimensions 67 × 99 cm. Condition of the map is good. Right margin is restored.
The map is made by Swedish cartographer and navy officer Gustaf af Klint. He produced “Sveriges sjöatlas” (the Swedish Sea atlas) with sea charts of the Swedish coast and seas close-by. Klint’s maps are very accurate and detailed.