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Auction 147, Lot 698

"Australie", Migeon, J.

Subject: Australia

Period: 1874 (circa)

Publication: Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

16.7 x 14 inches
42.4 x 35.6 cm
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This map of Australia is divided into states and territories, with Northern Territory labeled Territoire Alexandraland du Nord. There is excellent detail of towns, harbors, roads, rivers and topography. The map includes a lovely bird's eye view of Sydney. Engraved by L. Smith with lettering by A. Bixet, and published by Charles Lacoste.

References: Tooley (Australia) #901.

Condition: A

Original color with a hint of toning.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $110

Closed on 11/20/2013