By Hermann Bollmann.
Published by the Worlds Fair Corporation. 1964.
Photo-Offset. Sheet size 33 1/8 x 25 7/8″ (84.1 x 65.5 cm).
Very good condition.
A highly decorative official guide map showing the grounds of the 1965-66 World Fair in Flushing, Queens. A key identifies the many exhibits, rides, etc. In the upper left is Shea Stadium., late home of the New York Mets. On the verso is a map of the surrounding region. .
The is the deluxe edition, printed on fine cloth for framing instead of the folded version. Retains original paper shipping/storage tube.
Hermann Bollmann (1911-1971) was a German cartographer who brought his training as a graphic artist to bear on the German tradition of Vogelschaukarten or bird’s-eye-views.