Australia New Zealand Papua New Guinea 1870 A.J. Johnson Scarce Issue mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Johnson's Australia & East Indies.
(Oceania, Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Tasmania).
Issued 1870, New York by A.J. Johnson.
Uncommon mid 19th century lithographed map with original hand color. Nice variant issue with a fine level of detail.
Johnson maps of this late date are typically scarcer than earlier versions.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, light damp staining along edges, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 18" x 26".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 443