Auction 149, Lot 699

"Asiatischer Archipel und Neu Holland", Radefeld, Carl Christian Franz

Subject: Australia, East Indies

Period: 1849 (dated)

Publication: Meyers Zeitungs und Groschen-Atlas

Color: Hand Color

10.5 x 8.2 inches
26.7 x 20.8 cm

This small map depicts Australia, Tasmania and the Malay Archipelago. Highly detailed along the coastlines, the map shows those areas that are controlled by the English, Dutch, Spanish and Portuguese. The South Coast is divided into Nuytsland, Flindersland, Baudin's Land and Grants Land. Includes two insets showing Western Australia and New South Wales. Published by the Hildburghausen Biblio Institut.

References: Tooley (Australia) p. 133, #995.

Condition: B+

Very light scattered foxing and a bit of toning along the upper margin.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 5/21/2014