Auction 165, Lot 405

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

Subject: Falkland Islands

Period: 1770 (published)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

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. Issued in the October 1770 edition of Gentleman's Magazine.

References: Jolly #GENT-203.

Condition: A

A dark impression on a clean sheet.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 11/15/2017