Southeast Australia Melbourne Sydney New South Wales 1891 Stieler old color mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Sud-Ost-Australien von A. Petermann.
(Southeastern Australia / New South Wales / Melbourne / Sydney / etc.)
Issued Gotha, Germany, 1890 by Perthes for Stieler.
Fine, remarkably detailed late-19th century antique engraved map with original hand color.
There are numerous variant states of this detailed map which appear at first glance appear to be identical but in fact display fascinating historical differences.
In VG, clean condition.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 19" x 15"
Engraved area measures c. 16" x 13"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. IV, pg. 216.