Australia New South Wales 1770 Capt Cook 1798 Baarsel large old engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Kaart van Nieuw Zuid Wales of de Oostyke Kust ran Nieuw Holland ontdekt en onderzogt door den Luitenant J. Cook. met het Schip de Endeavour in het Jaar 1770 .
(Capt. Cook 1770 / Australia/ New South Wales).
Issued 1798, Leiden. Engraved by C. van Baarsel.
Nice oversized 18th century antique engraved map. A Dutch version of the original English chart which depicts the track of Capt. Cook along New South Wales in Australia during 1770 as he explored and charted the coastline.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 1/2"H x 30 1/2"W.
Printed area measures c. 30 1/2"H x 29 1/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, 64.