"Western Australia, Swan River", 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
Lovely map of southwestern Australia and the vicinity of Perth. Surrounded in a delicately engraved border with seven vignettes including views between Perth and Freemantle, Perth from Mount Eliza, sheep herding and shearing, and one showing Aborigines with weapons. Surrounded by a delicately engraved decorative border. Borders and vignettes uncolored, as issued.
Fine, original outline coloring.