Australia w/ huge Lake Torrens c.1852 Lowry Chapman Hall antique folio mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Issued London, c. 1852 by Chapman & Hall for Lowry.
Very detailed mid-19th century cerographic map with original outline color.
Two sheets as joined by the publisher. There is also a single sheet version of this map which doesn't display this level of detail.
Note the outline of the huge (mythic) Lake Torrens basin in South Australia.
In VG condition, overall clean and nice condition.
Sheet measures c. 17 3/4" W x 12" H.
Engraved area measures c. 16 3/4" W x 11 1/4" H.
Folio. Original fold line as issued.
Tooley, Mapping of Australia, 877