Auction 145, Lot 413

"A Map of Falklands Islands…", Lodge, John

Subject: Falkland Islands

Period: 1770 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Hand Color

9.4 x 6.5 inches
23.9 x 16.5 cm

This copper engraved map shows the coastlines of the Falkland Islands with limited interior detail. Surrounding the map are nine land-approach views of various islands with distances given. Decorated with a rococo-style cartouche.

References: Jolly #GENT-203.

Condition: B+

Issued folding, now pressed with light toning and minor soiling.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $75

Closed on 6/12/2013