Catalog Archive
Auction 161, Lot 736

"Oceanique", Malte-Brun, Conrad

Subject: South Pacific Ocean

Period: 1812 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Complet Du Precis De La Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

11.4 x 8.6 inches
29 x 21.8 cm

Nice copper engraved map of the South Pacific. Includes all of South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Sandwich Islands. The title cartouche is in the form of a sea-side cliff. Drawn by Giraldon and engraved by Jean Baptiste Marie Chamouin.

References: Rumsey #2631.065.

Condition: A

A clean and bright example with minor marginal soiling.

Estimate: $150 - $180


Closed on 2/8/2017