New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]
New Zealand [Tallis]

New Zealand [Tallis]

Antique Print Gallery

$575.00

A well known 19th century map with fine hand-coloured vignettes.

Artist : H. Warren(vignettes)
Cartographer : John Rapkin
Date : 1851
Dimensions (mm) : 260 x 355
Engraver : J.B. Allen(vignettes)/John Rapkin(map)
Place : London
Publication : Illustrated World Atlas and Modern History of the World...
Publisher : John Tallis and Company
Condition : Aged paper colouring. However, the vignettes are beautifully watercoloured and unfaded. The map is close cut on the left edge but this could be minimised with careful mounting.

From John Tallis' famous atlas "The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World". The map has an appropriate border based on a Maori design. This decorative map is embellished with four vignettes - "Auckland", "Mount Egmont from new Plymouth", "Wellington" and a small etching of a Maori chief.