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 Australia 

TALLIS, John. [Western Australia]
Western Australia, Swan River. London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour, steel engraving, 345 x 240mm.
Map of Western Australia with a decorative border and attractive vignettes of Aborigines, views of Perth and the surrounding country and scenes of sheep farming
[Ref: 12638]    £180.00 ($242 • €204 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 ($390 • €329 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Mid-19th century map of Tasmania]
Van Diemen's Island or Tasmania. London, c.1851. Original colour. steel engraving, 345 x 250mm.
Tasmania, drawn and engraved by John Rapkin for the 'Illustrated Atlas', with a decorative border and attractive vignettes of Hobarton (Hobart) and a thylacine or Tasmanian Tiger, a native species which became extinct in the 1930's, the last recorded specimen dying at Hobart Zoo in 1936.
[Ref: 10654]    £140.00 ($188 • €159 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Map of Victoria with vignettes]
Victoria, or Port Philip. London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour. steel engraving, 260 x 330mm.
Map of the Australian state of Victoria, with a decorative border and attractive vignettes of kangaroos, aborigines and views of Melbourne and the River Glenelg.
[Ref: 17755]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


TALLIS, John. [New South Wales]
New South Wales. London, c.1851. Outline colour. steel engraving, 340 x 250mm.
Map of New South Wales, with an attractive border and decorated with vignettes of Sydney Cove, the Murray River and native flora.
[Ref: 18049]    £200.00 ($269 • €227 rates)


FINDLAY, Alexander George. [A detailed map of the British colonies in Australia]
Australia. London: Robert Holmes Laurie, 1853. Original colour. 400 x 520mm. Trimmed to printed border and laid on larger atlas sheet with page number, as originally issued.
A detailed map of Australia marking the British colonies in New South Wales and Western Australia. It was originally published in 1841 and was engraved by Findlay's father Alexander. This map usually appears dissected and laid on linen.
[Ref: 17431]    £680.00 ($915 • €772 rates)


WYLD, James. [Detailed map of Australia in fine colour]
Map of Australia, Compiled from the Nautical Surveys, Made by Order of the Admiralty and other Authentic Documents. London: James Wyld, c.1855. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, edged in green silk, publisher label pasted on verso. 600 x 870mm. Some wear to folds of linen. edging frayed.
A map of Australia detailing the burgeoning English colonies in the south of the continent. It also shows some of the ealy attempts to explore the interior, including Charles Sturt's third and final expedition, 1845. Insets feature Tasmania and the world showing the position of Australia with the British Empire in red. Far off the east coast are Bampton Shoals (now Bampton Reef, part of the Chesterfield Islands archipelago), with a note 'Two Islands with trees', on the coordinates of 'Sandy Island'. This island was famously declared non-existent in 2013 and removed from Google Maps!
[Ref: 12335]    £500.00 ($673 • €568 rates)


JOHNSTON, A.K. [Australia]
Australia. London, c.1856. Coloured. Image size 505 x 615mm. Two repaired tears in top border.
Australia, still with most of the Outback left blank.
[Ref: 7995]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


WEIMAR GEOGRAPHISCHES INSTITUT. [19th Century Australia]
Das Austral-Continent oder Neu Holland nach Kreusenstern King, Flinders, Freycinet, Oxley, Sturt, Mitchell in Mercators Projection... Weimar, 1858. Original colour with additions. 490 x 580mm.
Australia, with insets of New South Wales, Sydney, Melville Island and South Australia.
[Ref: 11415]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


WYLD, James. [Map of the Australian gold rush]
Gold regions of Australia. London: Wyld, c.1864. Original Colour. 330 x 240mm
Detailed map of the 'Gold Regions of Australia' from James Wyld's Atlas of the World. The eastern half of Australia, showing gold deposits. Includes a list of the counties in Queensland
[Ref: 15480]    £150.00 ($202 • €170 rates)


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