1873 Photolithographed Map Franco Prussian War German French Armies Sedan XEIA7


This is an original 1873 color photolithograph map of the positions and operations of French and German forces to the South of Sedan during the Franco-German War of 1870.


This 138+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please Note: There are four portfolio creases from the original publication folding.

  • Product Type: Orig. Photolithographed Map; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 12 x 15 inches; 30 x 38 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer an excellent collection of original maps of the Franco-German War. Also known as the Franco-Prussian War or the War of 1870, it was a conflict between France and Prussia that signaled the rise of German military power and imperialism that set the stage for World War I.

Keywords specific to this image: Dun, August 30, Forest of Argonne, Montfaucon, Malancourt, Imecourt, Carignan, Belgium, Le Chesne, Attigny, Vouziers, Champigneulle, Landres, Aincreville