Southeast Australia Kangaroo Island Lake Eyre 1871 old engraved hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(South East Australia, Bass Strait, Discovery Bay, Lake Wellington, Lake Torrens, Princeland, Australian Alps)
Issued 1871, Gotha, Germany, by Justus Perthes
A detailed antique engraved map, with original outline hand color.
Printed in the 19th century, on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.
A detailed map worthy of display which is not often seen.
In Good+ or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, and light to moderate scattered staining, spotting or foxing. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A fascinating antique map which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.
Sheet measures c. 18 3/8" H x 15 3/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 16 1/4" H x 13 5/8" W