Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 465

"Australia", Tallis, John

Subject: Australia

Period: 1860 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.8 x 10 inches
32.5 x 25.4 cm
New! Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Attractive map of the continent with good detail along the coastlines and stark blankness in the interior, which Tallis filled with tables of county names. Surrounded in a delicately engraved border. Drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. This version of the map was issued without the vignettes.


Condition: A

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/12/2002