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  WORLD 
 World Maps 

LOTTER, Mathieu Albert. [A large 18th Century world map on an oval projection]
Mappe Monde ou Carte Générale de L'Univers sur une Projection Nouvelle D'Une Sphére Ovale pour Mieux Entendre les Distances ces Entre L'Europe et Amerique avec Le Tour Du Monde du Lieut. Cook et Tous Les Découvertes Nouvelles. Augsburg, 1778. Original colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 490 x 930mm.
Published to capitalise on the publicity over Cook's First Circumnavigation. His route in marked, through Tahiti, around the two main island of New Zealand and down the eastern coast of Australia. This example comes from the first state: later states had Cook's Second and Third Voyages added.
[Ref: 15765]    £1,800.00 ($2,376 • €2,016 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 

LOTTER, Mathieu Albert. [Decorative 18th century map of the British Isles]
La Grande Bretagne ou les Royaumes D'Angleterre et D'Ecosse comme aussi le Royaume D'Irlande Augsburg, c. 1764. Original colour. 490 x 575mm.
A map of the Brishis Isles with an ornate title cartouche. The arms of England, Wales and Scotldand are in the left corner. The map was engraved by Mathias Albrecht Lotter for his father Tobias Lotter's atlas.
[Ref: 16431]    £550.00 ($726 • €616 rates)


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