An antique, hand coloured map of Portugal. 'published in London as the Act directs by J Stratford, Holborn Hill, Dec 15th, 1810'.
Showing 'The Present Seat of War in Portugal, with the positions of the French and Allied Armies'.
Napoleon invaded Portugal in 1807. In the next year Britain joined Portugal against the French and Spanish, and the so called Peninsular War started, which was instrumental in bringing about the downfall of Napoleon.
Mounted. Ready to frame.
Print size: 23cm x 18cm
Mount size: 37.5cm x 31cm