"British Guayana", Tallis, John
Period: 1851 (circa)
Publication: Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World
Color: Hand Color
10 x 13.7 inches
25.4 x 34.8 cm
Typically beautiful and finely engraved steel plate map by Tallis. There is good detail in the map, and four engraved vignettes including Georgetown with numerous sailing ships in the harbor, Christmas Cataract, River Berbice, Ataraipu or the Devil's Rock, and New Amsterdam. A nice example with uncolored vignettes and borders, as issued.
Fine impression and original outline coloring. Lightly toned along centerfold, else very good.