"Southern Hemisphere", Thomson, John
Subject: Southern Hemisphere
Period: 1814 (circa)
Publication: Thomson's New General Atlas
Color: Hand Color
20 x 21 inches
50.8 x 53.3 cm
Large copper engraved hemispheric map centered on the South Pole. No Antarctic land mass is shown, but includes the notation "Cook's Highest Latitude was 71? 10' from Thence Ice is supposed to extend all round the Pole."
Fine, crisp impression. Light toning, and offsetting, else very good with nice coloring.