"Part of South Australia", Tallis, John
Period: 1845 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
9.7 x 13.5 inches
24.6 x 34.3 cm
Finely engraved map featuring a large and well-rendered vignette of Adelaide and one of Natives on a canoe and smaller vignettes of the state's seal, a dingo and a tropical bird. The steel engraved map includes Adelaide, Kangaroo Island, York Peninsula and Spencer Gulf. Mining districts are noted with hand coloring. Surrounded by a delicately engraved decorative border. Borders and vignettes uncolored, as issued.
Original outline coloring.