Australia Sydney Victoria Queensland 1875 fine old vintage antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
(Australia- Sydney & Port Jackson Inset- Victoria- New South Wales- Queensland- Alexandraland- South Australia- North Australia- West Australia)
Issued 1875, Gotha, Germany by Justus Perthes
Engraved by H. Alt & Schroeder
There are numerous variants of this map, each capturing the continent in a different state of cartographic evolution.
Fine and uncommon old engraved map with original outline hand color. Nice detailed inset of Sydney/ Port Jackson at bottom center.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan,minor old light dampstaining in the blank margins.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great old vintage antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Sheet measures c. 14 7/8" H x 18" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 1/2" H x 16 1/2" W