Asia New Holland Australia Hindoostan India China Tartary Persia 1849 old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
(New Holland or Australia / Hindoostan / Chinese Empire / Persia / Tartary)
Issued Philadelphia, 1849 by Thomas Cowperthwait & Co. for S.A. Mitchell.
Lovely antique engraved and lithographed map with original hand color. A decorative border surrounds the map.
Inset box at bottom left with map of New Holland or Australia.
A lovely, clean example, with only minor signs of age (such as toning in the margins). Well-preserved and pleasing.
Sheet measures c. 13 1/2" x 17"
Engraved area measures c. 12" x 15"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , Vol. 1, pg. 309.