Asia Arabia India China Alaska New Holland 1811 John Cary lovely large old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A New Map of Asia, from the Latest Authorities.
(Arabia- Hindostan- India- Persia- Chinese Empire- Australia- New Holland Pacific islands- Indian Ocean)
Issued c.1811, London by John Cary.
Attractive and desirable early 19th century antique engraved folio sheet map. With beautiful original full hand color.
Some light typical offsetting which is not visually offensive, coup0le small light brown spots with bottom ocean areas as seen, map still remains very attractive and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 22"H x 26 1/2"W.
Printed area measures c. 18"H x 20"W.
Philips, Atlases in Library of Congress , 714.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 239.
Fordham, John Cary.
Map Collector 43, pp. 40-47 (Cary Family) and #57, pp. 32-7 (English Atlas).