Map, Tallis John, Western Hemisphere, c1851, Original
Tallis John, Western Hemisphere, c1851, Original
Artist: J. Rapkin
Illustrations: H. Warren
Engraver: J. Rogers
Paper Size: 260 x 360cms
Condition: very good
Technique: original steel engraving
Beautiful hand coloured Steel Engraving from 1851 This is a scarce 1851 map of Victoria or Port Phillip, Australia by John Tallis.
The presentation and elaborate border are distinctive of Tallis maps. This map was issued as part of the 1851 edition of John Tallis and Company's The Illustrated Atlas, And Modern History of the World.