Auction 95, Lot 30

"A Chart of the World, Shewing the latest Discoveries of Capt. Cook", Guthrie, William

Subject: World

Period: 1790 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11 x 9 inches
27.9 x 22.9 cm

Copper engraved map on Mercator's Projection. Details the track of Cook's expeditions. The discoveries are shown in good detail, however Tasmania is still shown connected to the Australian continent.

References:

Condition: A

On hand-laid paper, with folds as issued.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $130

Closed on 6/13/2001

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