Polynesia Australia New Guinea New Zealand Hawaii Carolines 1851 Boynton mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Oceania, Polynesia, Australia, New Guinea, New Zealand, Friendly Islands, Hawaii, Sandwich Islands, Caroline Islands).
Issued 1851, New York. Engraved by Boynton.
Charming mid 19th century engraved map with original hand color.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, small light age spotting and faint offsetting, still visually attractive, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 6" H x 8 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 5 3/4" H x 7 7/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1, pp. 180.