Auction 110, Lot 687

"Carte de la Melanesie ou Nouvelle Hollande", Huot, Jean Jacques Nicolas

Subject: Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific

Period: 1846 (circa)

Publication: Geographie moderne

Color: Hand Color

11.7 x 8.5 inches
29.7 x 21.6 cm

This interesting chart includes Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea, numerous south Pacific islands and the East Indies to include most of Java. Place names in Australia are shown only along the coastlines. Engraved by Thierry.


Condition: A

Lithographed map with a light impression and original color. A couple of light foxing spots, else very good.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $50

Closed on 3/2/2005