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  AUSTRALASIA 
 Australia 

FADEN, William. [Scarce miniature map of Australia]
New Holland with the Adjacent Polynesia. London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Australiasia engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III. This map is one of the last to show Tasmania connected to the mainland, as Flinders and Bass had circumnavigated it in in the same year and found it to be separate. Australia has two names on the map: 'Terra Australis' and 'New Holland'
[Ref: 16378]    £425.00 ($537 • €472 rates)


FREYCINET, Louis Claude de Saulces de. [An important French map of Australia]
Carte Générale de la Nouvelle Hollande. Dressée par M. L. Freycinet Commandant La Goelette, Le Casuarina. An 1808 . Paris: 1811. 810 x 550mm.
A very fine example of the map regarded as the first to show a full outline of the coastline of Australia, despite there still being several small gaps, including Cook's Labyrinth in New South Wales. Freycinet (1779-1841) sailed around the world on the Baudin Expedition, sent by Napoleonic France to explore the coasts of Australia in 1800. Although they were following in the footsteps of Matthew Flinders (whom they met at Encounter Bay in 1802 and compared their discoveries), Freycinet managed to published his map three years before Flinders, using his own names including 'Terrew Napoleon' and 'Golphe Bonaparte'.
[Ref: 18831]    £3,850.00 ($4,866 • €4,277 rates)


LAPIE, Pierre. [Early 19th century map of Australia]
Oceanique Centrale. Paris, c.1810. Original outline colour. 250 x 320mm.
A map of Australia, engraved by J.B.Tardieu for Conrad Malte-Brun's 'Atlas complét du Precis de la Géographie Universelle. . .', based on Freycinet's map of continental Australia published the year before. It lists mainly French nomenclature along the south coast, although there are three acknowledgements of Flinders (and Grant's) presence in the area: 'I'Decres' ('I. Des Kangourous selon Flinders'): C.Bouflers ('C.Northumberland selon Flinders and Grant'); C.Brune (C.Catastrophe selon Flinders). The decorative title vignette features a wombat, bandicoot, Aborigine and a canoe, based on illustrations by Charles Lesueur (1778-1846), the artist on Nicolas Baudin's voyage of 1801. TOOLEY: Mapping of Australia 843, Plate 67.
[Ref: 17633]    £450.00 ($569 • €500 rates)


FREYCINET, Louis Claude Desaules de. [Chart of Dampier Peninsula from a French cartographic expedition to Australia]
Carte d'une partie de la Terre de Witt (à la Nouvelle Holland) (2.me Feuille.) Paris: 1812. 810 x 550mm.
Map of the West Australia coastline from Planaires Banks to Cape Leveque, the northernmost tip of the Dampier Peninsula, showing tracks of the French ships 'Le Geographe' in 1801 & 1803 and 'Causerina', 1803. The three inset maps are another chart of the Australian coastline by Freycinet, a chart and town plan of Coupang in Timor. The chart was published in Freycinet's 'Voyage de decouvertes aux terres australes', the account of the French cartographic expedition under Nicholas Baudin.
[Ref: 13684]    £380.00 ($480 • €422 rates)


CARY, John. [Early 19th century map of Australia and New Zealand]
New Holland and the Adjacent Isles. London, 1813. Original colour. 245 x 310mm.
An interesting map showing Australlia not completely charted; the south coast is drawn with a hypothetical line from Lowflat Island to port Philip. With an inset map of 'The Settlement of Port Jackson'.
[Ref: 17971]    £750.00 ($948 • €833 rates)


LINDNER, Friedr. Ludwig. [Early 19th century map of Australia]
Karte von Neu Holland nach den neusten Entdeckungen entworfen und gezeichnet. Weimar, Verlage des Geograph. Instituts, 1814. Original colour. 340 x 430mm.
A map of Australia, divided between the British, French and Dutch. On the map, published a year before the battle of Waterloo, the Spencer Gulf is called 'Golf Bonaparte'. The map shows a completed coastline, Bass Strait and the discoveries of both Baudin and Flinders.
[Ref: 15439]    £700.00 ($885 • €778 rates)


ASPIN, Jehoshaphat. [An uncommon map of the exploration of New South Wales]
A Chart of New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, &c. Surveys in the Interior of New South Wales. Van Diemen's Land, from the Most Recent Authorities and Surveys. British Settlements at Port Jackson, &c. Part of Australasia. Edinburgh: John Thomson; London: Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, c.1821. Original colour. 520 x 625mm, paper watermarked 'A Cowan 1821'.
A map of New South Wales with insets of the environs of Sydney, Tasmania and a general map of Australia. The main map marks the few expeditions made into the interior, including searching for the source of the Lachlan River.
[Ref: 17680]    £750.00 ($948 • €833 rates)


MARZOLLA, Benedetto. Australia Occidentale Ed Isola Di Van-Diemen. Naples, 1848, original colour, printed area 435 x 495mm
An attractive map divided into two sections, one showing Western Australia, the other showing Tasmania. With extensive explanatory texts below concerning the history, geography and colonisation of both areas.
[Ref: 8456]    £280.00 ($354 • €311 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Antique map of South Australia]
Part of South Australia. London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour. Steel engraving, 260 x 330mm.
Antique Map of the environs of Spencer Gulf, drawn and engraved by John Rapkin for the 'Illustrated Atlas', one of the last decorative atlases. Vignettes include a view of Adelaide, Aborigines and native fauna. The mining districts are marked in red.
[Ref: 12630]    £130.00 ($164 • €144 rates)


TALLIS, John. [19th Century decorative map of Australia]
Australia. London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Coloured. Steel engraving. 260 x 330mm.
Old map of Australia drawn and engraved by J.Rapkin, with decorative vignettes of parrots & a cockatoo, kangaroos, aboriginies and a view of Sydney.
[Ref: 15789]    £290.00 ($367 • €322 rates)


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